Principle tendencies of foreign exchange market of Ukraine
For January 2007
According to the information of the National Bank of Ukraine, the official exchange rate of Hryvnia in January of 2007 against:
dollar US has remained unchanged and as of 31.01.2007 has amounted to 505.00 UAH/100 USD;
EUR has increased by 10.00 kopiykas (1.5%) and as of 31.01.2007 has amounted to 655.086 UAH/100 EUR;
Russian Rouble has increased by 0.015 kopiykas (0.76%) and as of 31.01.2007 has amounted to 1.9033 UAH/10 RUR.
Volume of transactions at the interbank foreign exchange market of Ukraine (purchase and sale in dollar equivalent) - 8260.0USD million.
NBU interventions at the foreign exchange market of Ukraine (balance) have equaled 223.4 USD million (in Dollar equivalent).
Volume of transactions at the cash market of Ukraine (purchase and sale of foreign exchange against Hryvnia in Dollar equivalent) 2975.1 USD million, including:
- volume of foreign exchange purchased by banks from individuals - 1399.0 USD million;
- volume of foreign exchange sold to individuals - 1576.1 USD million.
Natural persons bank deposits in free-converted currency (in Dollar equivalent) have increased by 285.9 USD million and as of 31.01.2007 have amounted to 9803.5 USD million.