Locked content NBP: Banking sector stable

Poland’s banking sector is stable and resilient, according to the latest financial stability report compiled by Poland’s central bank (NBP). “Poland’s financial system is functioning in a stable manner, supported by the domestic economic environment that exhibits no major imbalances. The level and g...

NBP reserves drop in April

Poland’s Central Bank’s (NBP) reserves stood at €93.54 billion at end-April and were some €3.3 billion lower than the month before, according to the NBP’s official reserve data. Reserves denominated in USD have decreased by $5.9 billion to $113.54 billion. The PLN-denominated reserves stood at...

Use of payment cards in Poland on the rise

The number of payment cards in Poland at the end of the fourth quarter of last year increased to 39.1 million – about 582,600 more than at the end of the third quarter of 2017, according to data from the National Bank of Poland.

NBP: loans and mortgages up in March

The value of consumer credits edged up by 0.8 percent or PLN 1.34 billion in March month-on-month and reached PLN 177.5 billion, Poland’s Central Bank (NBP) announced.

Locked content Base inflation at 0.7% in March – NBP

Poland’s base inflation (excluding food and energy prices) amounted to 0.7 percent in March, compared with 0.8 percent the month before, according to data released by Poland’s Central Bank NBP. Inflation excluding state-controlled prices amounted to 1.5 percent, the same as in February. Inflation ex...