REUTERS

Fitch Ratings predicts the hryvnia exchange rate at UAH 28.86 to the dollar by the end of this year.

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"Fitch's key assumptions within our rating case for the issuer include USD/UAH exchange rate of 28.86 in 2019 and 30.60 for 2020," Fitch Ratings said in a press release on the rating of NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Morgan Stanley analysts forecast that Ukraine's hryvnia will weaken by UAH 4 to UAH 31 per U.S. dollar by the end of 2019 and further to UAH 32.5 per U.S. dollar by the end of 2020.