The currency reserves of the National Bank of Moldova for the last reporting week increased by $8.9 million (+ 0.3%), amounting to $2 billion 995.19 million as of December 28, 2018
It should be noted that a week earlier, on December 21, 2018, they amounted to $2 billion 986.29 million. According to the NBM, since the beginning of 2018, in general, the official reserve assets of the National Bank of Moldova have grown by $191.93 million (+ 6.8%). As InfoMarket agency reported earlier, in 2017, the NBM currency reserves increased by $597.33 million (+ 27.1%), reaching $2 billion 803.26 million as of December 31, 2017. They then reached the pre-crisis level and again exceeded $2.8 billion for the first time since January 2014. At the end of January 2018, the official reserve assets of the National Bank exceeded the new historical milestone of $2.9 billion, and on September 21 - the milestone of $3 billion. The absolute record of the NBM currency reserves was registered on November 9, 2018, when they amounted to $3 billion 049.82 million. At the end of December 2018, the NBM’s foreign exchange reserves fell below the $3 billion mark. //04.01.2019 - InfoMarket.