Ukraine needs the certainty of the appointment of the head of the Central Bank to pursue a stable, predictable and reliable economic policy. This was stated by the Permanent representative of the International monetary Fund in Ukraine Jost Longman in an interview with “Finance”.
Assessing the activities of Valeriya Gontareva to the post of head of the NBU, he said that she “had a great job in very difficult circumstances”.
“It could strengthen monetary policy, financial sector policies, in General, to resolve the issue of insolvent banks. This work is very important and should continue, the new head of the NBU. He (or she) must be independent, professional, have appropriate knowledge and experience,” – said Jost Longman.