The national Bank of Ukraine announced its decision to reduce the discount rate from 27% to 22%, said the head of the regulator Valeria Gontareva.
"Today, the Board decided on another easing of monetary policy. Discount rate reduced from 27% to 22%, "- said Gontareva, RIA " Novosti ".
in the message of the national Bank of Ukraine reported that the discount rate will be reduced from 25 September." in July-August was recorded deflation, and core inflation was close to zero. Persistent disinflation became possible due to joint action of the National Bank of Ukraine and the government. Implementation of balanced monetary and fiscal policies helped reduce the inflation of demand, stabilize the exchange market and reduce inflation expectations, " - said in the report. By results of examination of the National Bank of Ukraine price dynamics will slow down in the future. As a result, at the end of 2016 the Growth of the consumer price index will slow to 12%. The previous decrease in rates was August 28, amid the announcement of the consensus between Kiev and creditors.