The leu touched 4.0805 lei today, the most since January 7, 2009, when the central bank set a reference rate of 4.0720 lei/euro.

On Friday, NBR set a reference rate of 4.1220 lei/euro.

For the US dollar, the central bank set a rate of 2.9358 lei/US dollar, down 0.5% from Friday’s level.