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  • Octavian Armașu, Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    1st Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 606;


  • Vladimir Munteanu, First Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    2nd Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 606;

  • Ion Sturzu, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    4th Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 607.

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The today's decision was taken based on recent data that confirmed the main assumptions and conclusions reflected in the Inflation Report no. 3, 2020.

The National Bank of Moldova (NBM) announces the conduct, on 29-30 October 2020,  of the second annual edition of the financial education activities initiated within the project “Learn! Give sense to money”.

In September 2020, the total amount of net money transfers from abroad made in favour of individuals via licensed banks of the Republic of Moldova amounted to US$ 148.47 million (increasing by 48.1% as against September 2019).

The Governor of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM), Octavian Armașu, held a questions and answers session for students and teachers from technical and higher vocational education institutions with economic profile in the Republic of Moldova.

Residents who have external commitments can remotely notify the National Bank of Moldova. For this purpose, the webpage was made available  https://crm.bnm.md, which is part of the information system of the National Bank of Moldova on licensing, authorization and notification.

In quarter II 2020, the current account of the balance of payments recorded a deficit of US$ 19,23 million, the capital account registered a negative balance amounting to US$ 7,57 million, and the financial account recorded a net capital inflow of US$ 54,41 million. The international investment position amounted to US$ -5 124,91 million as of 30.06.2020, while the gross external debt totaled US$  7 785,38 million.

In quarter II 2020, the current account of the balance of payments recorded a deficit of US$ 19,23 million, the capital account registered a negative balance amounting to US$ 7,57 million, and the financial account recorded a net capital inflow of US$ 54,41 million. 

The international investment position recorded a net debit of US$ 5 124,91 million as of 30.06.2020, 2,8% larger as compared to the end of 2019.

The gross external debt of the Republic of Moldova grew by 5,0% as compared to the end of 2019 and totaled US$ 7 785,38 million as of 30.06.2020, which is 66,1 % as a ratio to GDP (+4,1 p.p. as against 31.12.2019).

The Memorandum of Understanding between the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) and the European Central Bank (ECB) entered into force on 22 September 2020 and is intended to ensure the cooperation and the efficient exchange of information in the field of banking supervision.

In August 2020, the total amount of net money transfers from abroad made in favour of individuals via licensed banks of the Republic of Moldova amounted to US$ 126.45 million (increasing by 27.2% as against August 2019).

The Governor of the National Bank of Moldova, Octavian Armașu, had a meeting with the US Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova, Dereck J. Hogan.

In August 2020, the monetary base increased by MDL 1,763.8 million (3.7%) compared to the previous month and constituted MDL 48,934.1 million, which constitutes 7.0 % more than in August 2019.

In August 2020, new loans extended by banks totalled MDL 2,621.1 million, an increase of 0.5%, compared to August 2019.

Net profit: 199 265 thousand MDL;
Total comprehensive result for the period: 254 906 thousand MDL;
Profit available for distribution: 511 823 thousand MDL.

Total assets: 74 526 080 thousand MDL;
Total liabilities: 69 866 839 thousand MDL;
Total capital and reserves: 4 459 976 thousand MDL.

The officials discussed mainly the progress made in the financial and banking sector of the Republic of Moldova, the maintaining of its resilience capacity to the severe challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the macro-financial aspects of our country's development in the context of European integration.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) set the rate of the countercyclical capital buffer (CCyB) applied to credit exposures situated in the Republic of Moldova, based on the CCyB guide calculated as of the 1st quarter of 2020.

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