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Monetary policy

National Bank of Slovakia joined the Eurosystem on 1 January 2009. In cooperation with the European Central Bank and other central banks of euro area countries, its primary objective is to maintain price stability in the euro area. Ensuring stable prices is the most important way in which monetary policy can contribute to creating the favourable economic environment and achieving full employment.

In this section, you will learn what monetary policy is and how it affects our lives.

Are you looking for the most current monetary policy setting? You will find the monetary policy decisions in this section.

Monetary policy aims to influence interest rates in the real economy. Are you interested in what tools and measures can be used for this purpose?

NBS analysts prepare highly qualified analyses of a wide range of topics, including monetary policy. Check out the publications and find out more about their work.

Since 1 January 2009, the National Bank of Slovakia has been part of the Eurosystem. In this section, you will learn more about its history and operation before 2009.