FX rates 24.06.2022
All FX rates
EUR - 24.730 CZK
USD - 23.501 CZK
GBP - 28.829 CZK

Global Economic Outlook 6/2022 is out now

The June issue of Global Economic Outlook presents the regular monthly overview of recent and expected developments in selected territories. The analytical part of this issue assesses the forecasts presented in this publication during 2021. The analysis shows that, probably due to the initial shock of the Covid pandemic, outlooks for GDP growth tended to be pessimistic (lower than actual growth) and inflation was also underestimated.

CNB Board decisions

Transcript of the questions and answers from the press conference

CNB Board decisions

Statement of the Bank Board and presentation for the press conference

CNB changes approach to answering professional queries regarding the financial market

The CNB is changing its approach to answering the queries of professional financial market participants (“professional queries”). As of the start of July 2022, instead of the current practice of sending answers directly to individual enquirers, the CNB will typically answer these professional queries by publishing a general opinion (generalised answer) on its website. Answering the query will therefore be conditional on the enquirer’s consent to the possible publication of both the query and the answer.

CNB WP 5/2022 – Nowcasting Macroeconomic Variables Using High-Frequency Fiscal Data

In his article, Róbert Ambriško attempts to comprehensively assess the ability of fiscal data for nowcasting macroeconomic variables. He proposes employing a suitable method of utilising daily data to further improve the predictions of monthly nowcasting models.

Executive Director of the General Secretariat and Director of the Communications Division of the General Secretariat resign from office as of 30 June 2022

On 16 June 2022, the CNB Bank Board took note that Executive Director of the General Secretariat Jana Báčová resigned from her office as of 30 June 2022, following almost thirty years at the CNB. As of the same day, Markéta Fišerová resigned from the position of Director of the Communications Division of the General Secretariat, which she held from 2018.

CNB versus coronavirus

The CNB is taking steps to support an economy hit by the coronavirus epidemic. You will find a comprehensive overview of everything that might interest you in connection with the coronavirus and the CNB at a special website.

Visit special website

Key rates

6.00%

Discount Rate

7.00%

2W Repo Rate

8.00%

Lombard Rate

0.50%

CCyB
Rate

Inflation

May 2022

CNB current forecast

13.1%

Inflation
2022

4.1%

Inflation
2023

0.8%

GDP
2022

3.6%

GDP
2023

Golden Rules for Bureau-de-Change Clients

  1. Change money only at designated bureaux de change. Before changing money, carefully read all the information given on the exchange rate list.
  2. The terms “purchase and sale of foreign currency” and the corresponding exchange rates, i.e. the information about the direction of the exchange, are given from the bureau de change’s perspective...

More about ten golden rules

CNB resumes operation of services at its branches

  • All branches and regional offices of the Czech National Bank will return to full operation, five days a week, from Monday, 14 December 2020.
  • The standard opening hours for CNB clients and the public will be Monday to Friday from 7.30 am to 2.00 pm, with a lunch break from 11.30 am to 12.30 pm.
  • Before your visit, you can check the opening hours for each of our offices on the CNB website (Prague, Brno, Ostrava, Plzeň, Hradec Králové, České Budějovice and Ústí nad Labem).