The Bank of Lithuania

Bank of Lithuania imposed €120,000 fine on Via Payments UAB for violations of the requirements for prevention of money laundering and terrorist financing

Having conducted a targeted inspection of the electronic money institution Via Payments UAB, the Supervision Service of the Bank of Lithuania has identified some breaches of the Republic of Lithuania Law on the Prevention of Money Laundering and...

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Household deposits grow faster than loans

Lithuania’s financial accounts for Q1 2020

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Coin dedicated to Hope perpetuates people coming together in the face of the pandemic

Today, the Bank of Lithuania issues into circulation €5 silver and €1.50 copper/nickel alloy collector coins dedicated to Hope. They commemorate the union and solidarity of the world in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.  

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In Q1 2020, FDI in Lithuania declined

Direct Investment In Q1 2020 (Joint Press Release by the Bank of Lithuania and Statistics Lithuania).

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International trade in services for Q1 2020

Review of the Balance of Payments services exports and imports for Q1 2020 (Joint release by the Bank of Lithuania and Statistics Lithuania)

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Deposits of Lithuanian residents continued to grow at a rapid pace, while loans to residents decreased

Balance Sheet of Monetary Financial Institutions, May 2020

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Balance of Payments of the Republic of Lithuania for Q1 2020

Today the Bank of Lithuania published external statistics data for Q1 2020.

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Regulations for LBCOIN and its issue date approved

The Board of the Bank of Lithuania has approved the Regulations on the Sale of the Bank of Lithuania’s Digital Collector Coins LBCOIN and established that it will be issued on 23 July 2020. The LBCOIN e-shop , where buyers will be able to create...

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EBA extends deadline for the application of its Guidelines on payment moratoria

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has decided today to extend the application date of its Guidelines on legislative and non-legislative moratoria to 30 September 2020.

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Special calculator will help find out personal inflation

Economists at the Bank of Lithuania have developed a special calculator , which allows each resident of Lithuania to calculate their personal inflation and compare it with the average inflation in the country. 

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Resolutions of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania

Obligations imposed on AB SEB In January–March 2020, the Bank of Lithuania conducted a targeted inspection of AB SEB, during which it assessed, among other things, its money laundering and terrorist financing risk management, customer due...

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Three electronic money institution licences issued

The Board of the Bank of Lithuania issued three new electronic money institution licenses to Ambr Payments, UAB, Travel Union and UAB BEBAWA. They provide the institutions the right the issue electronic money and provide certain services indicated in...

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Verse Payments Lithuania, UAB – green light for transfer to company of Twitter cofounder

Taking into account the request of the US company Square Inc. and having assessed the information received, the Supervision Service of the Bank of Lithuania did not object to the direct acquisition of the electronic money institution Verse Payments...

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Payment transaction amounts of EMIs and PIs have almost doubled

In the first quarter of 2020, the number of participants and payment transactions as well as income of the electronic money and payment institutions (EMIs/PIs) sector continued to grow at a rapid pace. However, not all institutions have learnt the...

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Balance of payments of the Republic of Lithuania: April 2020

Today, the Bank of Lithuania published the balance of payments for April 2020, which shows that:

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