NBU releases inflation outlook for 2021 The central bank is confident that the economy needs a stimulating monetary policy.
16:05, 03 August 2020
Ukraine's National Bank keeps key policy rate at 6% The country's economy will resume growth at around 4% in subsequent years, the regulator forecasts.
19:58, 23 July 2020
NBU must press forward with cutting key policy rate – Shevchenko Shevchenko said the NBU must also assist banks in balancing their portfolios.
20:45, 20 July 2020
Ukraine's central bank: Economic fallout from COVID-19 will be deeper than anticipated The regulator says the national economy needs both fiscal and monetary stimuli.
14:00, 23 June 2020
Ukraine's National Bank cuts key policy rate to 6% This is a record low over Ukraine's independence period.
09:00, 12 June 2020
Central bank expects moderate inflation rate in coming months At the same time, all members of NBU's monetary committee spoke in favor of easing the regulator's monetary policy.
20:30, 04 May 2020
Ukraine central bank cuts key interest rate sharply as recession looms – media The central bank expects a first IMF loan tranche to be disbursed in the second quarter of this year.
15:20, 23 April 2020
Ukraine can't afford any dragging in IMF talks – central bank chief Smolii has stressed that in the face of increasing turbulence in world markets, it is critical to seal a cooperation program with the IMF.
23:45, 13 March 2020
Ukraine's National Bank cuts key policy rate to 10% The regulator plans to decrease its key policy rate to 7% by the end of the current year.
16:04, 12 March 2020
Moderate Ukraine central bank rate cut expected next week: Reuters poll Nine out of 16 analysts forecast a rate cut to 10% at the next rate-setting meeting on March 12.
23:45, 05 March 2020
Ukraine's central bank may significantly reduce key rate in March – PM The NBU will decide on the key rate on March 12.
14:40, 02 March 2020
National Bank may cut key rate already in mid-2020 – Ukraine's economy minister On January 31, the regulator cut the key rate by 2.5 percentage points to a three-year low of 11% per annum.
13:20, 21 February 2020
Ukraine's National Bank may reduce key policy rate to 11% – experts The regulator is expected to announce its next decision on the key rate on Thursday, January 30.
18:30, 27 January 2020
NBU allows further key rate cuts to 8% amid favorable macroeconomic conditions In December 2019, the regulator reduced the rate for the fourth time in a row, after lowering it in October, September, and July.
13:00, 10 January 2020
Economy minister says current hryvnia rate "very strong" but harmful for exporters The minister commented on the latest forex developments and the central bank's key rate.
11:40, 25 December 2019
NBU Council chief Danylyshyn says bank's top managers sabotage monetary policy easing He called out the regulator's leadership over what he said were "blunders" in setting a key policy rate.
17:40, 14 December 2019
NBU cuts key policy rate to 13.5%, two-year low In October, the National Bank cut the key policy rate to 15.5% per annum for the third time in a row, after lowering it in September and July.
15:20, 12 December 2019
Cabinet expects at least one more key rate review by NBU before year-end, PM says The head of government predicts that this will result in a lower lending rate next year.
10:40, 28 October 2019
Ukraine's central bank lowers key policy rate again The last time the rate was lowered in September 2019.
15:25, 24 October 2019