To advise and assist the Chief Executive in formulating and applying monetary, financial, exchange rate and insurance policies; To guide, co-ordinate and oversee the monetary, financial, foreign exchange and insurance markets, ensure their smooth operation and supervise the actions of those operating within them according to the terms established in the regulatory statutes governing each respective area; To monitor internal monetary stability and the external solvency of the local currency, ensuring its full convertibility; To exercise the functions of a central monetary depository and manage the territory's currency reserves and other foreign assets; To monitor the stability of the financial system.


October 18th, 2021

October 15th, 2021

The Monetary Authority of Macao announced today that the preliminary estimate of Macao SAR’s foreign exchange reserves amounted to MOP211.0 billion (USD26.31 billion) at the end of September 2021. The ...


The Macao Special Administrative Region (MSAR) Government congratulated the People’s Government of Guangdong Province on the successful issuance of its inaugural offshore Renminbi (RMB) municipal gove ...


According to statistics released today by the Monetary Authority of Macao,  new approvals of residential mortgage loans (RMLs) and commercial real estate loans (CRELs) both decreased in August 2021. O ...