Coins of Latvia win five prizes at the international coin contest

Each year Latvijas Banka participates in the coin competition "Coin Constellation – 2019". At the end of 2019, the Coin Constellation contest, organised by Water Mark Publishing House (Russia), was...


Discussion on Latvia's economic developments with Mārtiņš Kazāks

Latvijas Banka invites you to an informal lunchtime discussion on Latvia's economic developments with Mārtiņš Kazāks, the new Governor of Latvijas Banka and member of the Governing Council of the...


Message from Governor of Latvijas Banka

Published in "Financial Sector Update". As the newly-appointed Governor of Latvijas Banka (the central bank of Latvia), I am delighted to outline some of the exciting changes the central bank and the...


On discontinuation of the operation of Liepāja Branch

Within the framework of further implementation of cost efficiency improvement measures of Latvijas Banka, the Council of Latvijas Banka has made a decision to discontinue services provision at its...


Artificial intelligence – an assistant, rival or threat?

Deniss Fiļipovs, Latvijas Banka's payment technology expertMarlene Sabine Ryan, Latvijas Banka's trainee from Deutsche Bundesbank Many people still appear to believe that artificial intelligence...


Press conference of Latvijas Banka

  Latvia's economic growth remains uncertain, mostly on account of the developments in the external markets. Growth is projected to remain moderate, and there is hardly any hope for a more...


Mārtiņš Kazāks voted Governor of Latvijas Banka

On 12 December 2019, the Saeima of the Republic of Latvia appointed Mārtiņš Kazāks the Governor of Latvijas Banka for the period of the next five years starting on 21 December 2019....


Instant payments: embracing the payment revolution in Europe

Deniss Fiļipovs, Latvijas Banka's payment technology expert Within a few years, Latvijas Banka's vision of faster payments and its successful implementation have lead euro area countries to...



Economic Conference "Labour Markets in the Baltics: Challenges Ahead"