2018 08 10
Fitch Ratings Upgraded Lithuania's Credit Rating Outlook To “Positive”

Lithuania’s long-term rating outlook from “stable” became “positive”. It has been upgraded by the international credit ratings agency Fitch Ratings after the positive assessment of the fiscal policy pursued by the country. Currently, long-term and short-term credit ratings affirmed by the agency (A- and F1) remain unchanged.    “This...

2018 08 06
Good News – More Business Financing Alternatives and Investment Opportunities

Reduction of administrative burden on investment funds and more favourable environment for their activities in Lithuania, and at the same time, creation of better possibilities of business financing and greater opportunities  for investors is the main goal of the draft laws on collective investment undertakings (CIU) which the Ministry of...

2018 07 26
Lithuania Develops a New Long-Term Financing Instrument Offering More Opportunities for Business

The Ministry of Finance presented for public consultation the draft Law on Securitisation and Covered Bonds creating increased opportunities for financial institutions to attract funds and to finance undertakings, thus contributing to the promotion of long-term national economic growth. This law is the outcome of the...

2018 07 18
Vilius Šapoka, the Minister of Finance: the capital markets union is beneficial for all countries of the European Union

Today 8 countries of the EU have expressed united position on creation of the single capital markets union. It will contribute to sustainable growth of economics, stability of the financial system and diversity of sources for funding of business within the EU. The statement has been signed by...

Structure and Contacts

Vilius Šapoka

Minister of Finance

Ministry contacts

Lukiškių Str. 2, 01512 Vilnius, Lithuania
Phone +370 5 239 0000
Fax +370 5 279 1481