CIS Countries

About Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)

Commonwealth of Independent States is a regional organization which was created in December 1991 by the former Soviet Republics. In the adopted Declaration the participants of the Commonwealth declared their interaction on the basis of sovereign equality.

At present the CIS member states are: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine.

In 2008, Georgia left the organization.

 

Code

Country

 

Currency / Symbol

AM

Armenia

CIS

drams

AMD

AZAzerbaidjanCISAzerbaijani manatsAZN

BY

Belarus

CIS

Belarusian rubles

BYR

GE

Georgia

Non-CIS

laris

GEL

KZ

Kazahstan

CIS

tenge

KZT

KG

Kyrgyzstan

CIS

SOMS

KGS

MD

Moldova

CIS

Moldovan lei

MDL

RU

Russia

CIS

rubles

RUB

TM

Turkmenistan

CIS

Turkmen manat

TMM

TJ

Tajikistan

CIS

Tajikistani somoni

TJS

UA

Ukraine

CIS

hryvnia

UAH

UZ

Uzbekistan

CIS

soum

UZS

In all cases, we have given preference to data obtained from national supervisory authorities. Where official data were not available, we have used information provided by the national insurers associations. Also, domestic financial press represented a valuable source of information regarding the local tendencies and events.

For conversion of the national currencies into the euro, we have use the official exchange rate valid in the last day of the period considered.


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