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Evolution of monetary indicators in February 2020



In February 2020, the monetary base1 increased by MDL 204.9 million (0.4%) compared to the previous month and constituted MDL 46,901.1 million, which constitutes 12.1 % more than in February 2019.

Chart 1.
Evolution of money supply in February 2020 compared to the previous month

Money supply M02 (currency in circulation) increased by MDL 37.0 million or by 0.2% compared to January and totalled MDL 22,703.6 million, by 9.8% more than in February 2019 (Chart 1).

Money supply M13 increased by MDL 378.2 million or by 0.9% compared to January and totalled MDL 42,769.7 million, by 12.9% more than in the same period of the previous year.

Money supply M24 increased by MDL 419.2 million or by 0.7% compared to January and totalled MDL 63,310.8 million, by 10.9% more than in the same period of the previous year.

Money supply M35 increased by MDL 590.5 million (0.7%), which constitutes 10.0% more than in February 2019.


Chart 2.
Dynamics of deposits6 %

* modification as compared to the similar period of the previous year.

The balance of domestic currency deposits increased by MDL 382.2 million and constituted MDL 40,607.2 million, accounting for a share of 59.6% of the total balance of deposits, whereas the balance of foreign currency deposits (recalculated in MDL) increased by MDL 171.2 million and accounted for a total of MDL 27,575.9 million, which constitutes a share of 40.4% (Chart 2).

Balance of claims on the economy7 has increased in the reference month by MDL 520.1 million (1.2%)  following  the increase  of  claims on economy for domestic currency by MDL 324.5 million (1.2%), and  of those for foreign currency - by MDL 195.6 million (1.2%) (Chart 3).

It should be mentioned, that claims on economy for foreign currency, expressed in USD, decreased during the reference period by USD 3.2 million (0.3%).

The rise in the balance of claims on economy in domestic currency was determined by the increase of balance of claims on the sector of non-financial commercial companies which majority ownership is private and the balance of claims on other resident sectors (including for individuals) by MDL 147.3 million (1.3%) and by MDL 202.2 million (1.4%), respectively, while the balance of claims on the sector of non-financial commercial companies which majority ownership is public and  the balance of claims on the non-banking  financial  sector decreased by MDL 2.5 million (0.3%)  and  by MDL 22.5 million (3.3%), respectively.

Chart 3.
Dynamics of claims on economy

* modification as compared to the similar period of the previous year.

The evolution of the balance of claims on the economy in foreign currency (expressed in MDL) was influenced by the increase in the balance of claims on the non-financial commercial companies which majority ownership is private by MDL 200.7 million (1.3%), the balance of claims on the non-banking financial sector by MDL 0.7 million (0.1%) and the balance of claims on other resident sectors (including individuals) by MDL 4.9 million (1.1%), whereas the balance of claims in the non-financial commercial companies which majority ownership is public decreased by MDL 10.7 million (8.6%).

 


1. Broad monetary base includes cash money released by the National Bank of Moldova (except for cash in bank’s vault), bank’s reserves in MDL ( held in correspondent accounts at the National Bank of Moldova), foreign currency obligatory reserves, overnight deposits of banks and sight deposits of other organisations at the National Bank of Moldova.

2. Money in circulation M0 represent cash released by the National Bank of Moldova, except for cash in bank’s safes and in the vault of the National Bank of Moldova.

3. Money supply M1 includes money in circulation (M0) and sight deposits of residents in domestic currency.

4. Money supply M2 includes monetary aggregate (M1), term deposits of residents in domestic currency and money market instruments.

5. Money supply M3 includes money supply M2 and deposits of residents in foreign currency expressed in Moldovan lei

6. The deposits are structured on institutional sectors, under the Guidelines on the completion by licensed banks of the Report on monetary statistics (Official Monitor of the Republic of Moldova no.206-215 of 2 December 2011). Other resident sectors include the sectors of households (individuals, individuals conducting business) and non-profit institutions serving households.

7. According to the IMF methodology, the credits of non-residents, interbank credits and the credits issued by the Government of the Republic of Moldova have been excluded from the total claims on economy (including the interest rate calculated for the credits of banks under liquidation).

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