On 5 April, NBU Governor Kyrylo Shevchenko and his deputies Sergiy Nikolaychuk and Yuriy Heletiy had an online meeting with Jerome Powell, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Oksana Markarova, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Ukraine to the USA, has also joined the meeting.
At the start of the meeting, Kyrylo Shevchenko thanked the Federal Reserve System chairman for the U.S. support of Ukraine.
The parties discussed 40 days of Russia’s war against Ukraine and its effects on global economy and financial markets.
They also focused on the issues of stabilization of macroeconomic and financial situation in Ukraine.
The NBU and Fed stressed the importance of regular and frequent communications during the times of economic and financial uncertainty.