Národná banka Slovenska (NBS) is the central bank of the Slovak Republic.
NBS has been part of the Eurosystem since 1 January 2009, when Slovakia adopted the euro currency. Together with the European Central Bank and the national central banks of the other euro area countries, NBS contributes to the maintenance of price stability in the euro area. As a member of the Eurosystem, NBS fulfils tasks related to:
foreign exchange operations and reserves
issuing euro banknotes and coins
mutual cooperation and support among central banks
financial stability in the euro area
Another important role of Národná banka Slovenska is supervision of the financial market.