Monday, September 10 2018 20:48
Karine Melikyan

The Central Bank of Armenia has revised the forecast for the growth  of private transfers by 2018g towards a slowing down to 5-7%. The  reason is the collapse of the ruble against the backdrop of new US  sanctions against Russia

The Central Bank of Armenia has revised the forecast for the growth  of private transfers by 2018g towards a slowing down to 5-7%. The  reason is the collapse of the ruble against the backdrop of new US  sanctions against Russia

ArmInfo.The Central Bank of Armenia revised the forecast for the growth of remittances of individuals by 2018 to the side of the slowdown - from the previous  7-9% to the current 5-7%, causing it to collapse of the ruble against  the backdrop of new US sanctions against Russia. About this it is  noted in the program of monetary policy (DCC) of the Central Bank for  the III quarter of 2018, published in late August

In the renewed range of the forecast for the growth of private  transfers, the Central Bank included the results of the first and  second quarters of 2018, in particular, exceeding the actual growth  over the expected rates in the first quarter and corresponding to  expectations recorded in the second quarter of growth. Thus,  according to the Central Bank, in the first quarter of 2018 compared  to the same period last year, the inflow of transfers of individuals  increased by 14.5%, while the volume of remittances received from  Russia increased by 22.1%, against an annual growth of 14.5% and  20.7% respectively in the first quarter of 2017.  In the structure of  the inflow, Russia's share in the I quarter of 2018 rose to 56% from  53% in the first quarter of 2017. In the second quarter of 2018, the  inflow of private transfers grew by only 4.2% per annum, while the  volume of remittances received from Russia increased by 6.6%, against  an annual growth of 17.9% and 12.2%, respectively, in the second  quarter of 2017. In the structure of the inflow, Russia's share in  the II quarter of 2018 increased from 56% to 60.4%, against growth in  the second quarter of 2017 from 53% to 59.1%.

According to the latest data of the Central Bank for January-July  2018, the inflow of remittances of individuals amounted to $ 967  million, and the outflow exceeded $ 634 million. The annual growth  (January-July 2018 to January-July 2017) of the total inflow of  remittances of individuals amounted to 7.5% with growth of outflow by  25,1%. As a result, the net inflow of private transfers declined by  15.3% year-on-year. The share of Russia in the inflow amounted to  59.3% or $ 573 million, while in the outflow it was 37.3% or $ 236.6  million. Moreover, the inflow of private transfers from Russia grew  by 9.5% annually, with the growth of the outflow of remittances to  Russia 14%, resulting in a net inflow from Russia increased by 6.6%.

According to Central Bank statistics, in 2017, the inflow of natural  persons' transfers to Armenia increased by 14.6% (against the  projected 14-16%) to $ 1.757 billion. In this case, the outflow of  transfers grew by 25.6% to $ 1.026 billion in 2017. As a result, net  the inflow of transfers in 2017 increased by 2.1%, to $ 731 million.  In the tributary, Russia's share is 60.6% or $ 1.065 billion, while  in the outflow - 34.5% or $ 354 million. The inflow of transfers from  Russia grew in 2017 at 18, 7% with an outflow growth of 6.1%, which  increased net inflow from Russia by 26.2%. 

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ISIN AMGB1029A250
Auction ID AMGB1029A250A
Date 12.05.2017
Issue date 29.10.2015
Issue volume (AMD) 50 000 000 000
Maturity date 29.10.2025
Coupon year yield 11.00%
Auction volume (AMD) 1000 000 000 - 2.000 000 000
Auction date 12.05.2017
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Total amount (AMD) 1 000 000 000
Amount of the total bids (AMD) 787 200 000
Amount of the total accepted bids (AMD) 787 200 000
Cut of yield (%) 10,6447
Weighted avrage yield (%) 10,6447
Auction max  yield (%) 10,6447
Auction min  yield (%) 10,6447
Number of participants 5
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482,00

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482,00

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482,00

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