Central Bank of Uruguay

Brief History

Established on 27 November 1966 to take over central banking activities from Banco de la Republica Oriental del Uruguay. Began operations on 1 March 1967.


Diego Labat
T: +598 2 1967 1352
E: presid@bcu.gub.uy
Terms of appointment: term began on March 20, 2020.

Vice President

Washington Ribeiro
T: +598 2 1967 1263
E: vicepresidencia@bcu.gub.uy
Terms of appointment: term began on April 24, 2020.


Ignacio Berti
E: director@bcu.gub.uy
Terms of appointment: term began on April 24

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