NBU raises the limit on investments abroad to €200k per year

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has announced that it is increasing the annual limit for investments by Ukrainian citizens to €200,000. Previously, this limit was €100,000.

This limit applies to the following transactions:

  • investments abroad
  • depositing of funds in accounts abroad
  • transfer of funds under a life insurance contract
  • granting loans to non-residents

According to the regulator, in 2020, individuals transferred abroad about 274 million euros within this limit. In the future, the NBU plans to completely remove the limit on investments by Ukrainian individuals abroad.