The euro has risen in price by 1 hryvnia 27 kopecks in nine days, according to data on the website of the National Bank of Ukraine. On July 22, the official value of the euro is set at 31 hryvnia 67 kopecks. Even on July 13, it cost 30 hryvnia 40 kopecks.
The dollar has strengthened by 30 kopecks in two days – up to 27 hryvnia 66 kopecks. The national currency was in a wide corridor of 26.5-27 hryvnia per dollar for more than two months – from late April to early July. On July 1, the announcement of ex-NBU head Yakov Smoliy about his resignation through political pressure on him caused an increase in quotations to 27 hryvnia 20 kopecks per dollar and even higher.
Over the course of several trading sessions, the situation stabilized, but after the appointment of Kirill Shevchenko as head of the NBU, the devaluation of the national currency accelerated.