Hryvnia sags against the dollar by 11 kopiykas
The exchange rate of the Ukrainian national currency the hryvnia dropped by 11 kopiykas against the dollar on Monday, according to the official Web site of the National Bank of Ukraine.
As of 1400 the central bank set the following official exchange rates for the hryvnia against leading foreign currencies:
$100 – UAH 1,552.5710 (as of 1400 on December 5 it was UAH 1,541.5499);
EUR 100 – UAH 1,919.2883 (as of 1400 on December 5 it was UAH 1,897.8021);
10 Russian rubles – UAH 2.9234 (as of 1400 on December 5 it was UAH 2.9255).
As UNIAN reported earlier, the National Bank of Ukraine on Monday sold $3 million at an average rate of UAH 15.5089 to the dollar on the interbank currency market in continued efforts to prop up the exchange rate.
The total volume of the bids from interbank market participants amounted to $12.8 million, and the minimum rate was UAH 15.5050 to the dollar.