In April 2019, the National Bank of Moldova carried out spot transactions on the interbank foreign exchange market for the purchase of foreign currency for $ 59.9 million and for its sale in the amount of $ 5.62 million.

In April 2019, the National Bank of Moldova carried out spot transactions on the interbank foreign exchange market for the purchase of foreign currency for $ 59.9 million and for its sale in the amount of $ 5.62 million.

In particular, the euro was sold for $ 5 million 618.1 thousand in dollar terms. At the same time, the National Bank did not conduct deals like forward or swap during this period. It should be noted that in the previous reporting month - March, the National Bank of Moldova carried out spot transactions for the purchase of foreign currency in the interbank foreign exchange market for $ 59.34 million, in particular were purchased, $ 13.6 million and euro for $ 45.74 million. Meanwhile, the NBM did not then carried out spot transactions for the sale of currency, as well as transactions such as forward or swap. It should be noted that in April last year, the National Bank carried out spot purchases of $ 11 million on the interbank foreign exchange market. In addition, the NBM carried out swap transactions to sell $ 133.3 thousand. At the same time, the NBM did not conduct spot sales transactions and deals type forward. As foreign exchange interventions, the National Bank of Moldova uses both direct operations (SPOT transactions of buying or selling foreign currency for Moldovan Lei), which affect the money supply, as well as regulating operations (currency SWAPs), which are reverse instruments and do not affect the money supply in the long-term perspective. // 23.05.2019 - InfoMarket.

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