The hryvnia continues to strengthen in the Ukrainian interbank foreign exchange market. As of 13:05, quotes fell to 26 hryvnia 88-90.5 kopecks per dollar, which is lower than the peak values of this trading session (26 hryvnia 96-99 kopecks per dollar, according to Finance.ua data. “Trading in the dollar is active closer to lunch.
Supply exceeds demand, which puts pressure on the exchange rate. The National Bank entered the market and redeemed its next $ 20 million at a price of about 26.935 hryvnia “, – noted the specialists of the website” Ministry of Finance. “The National Bank of Ukraine established at noon the reference value of the exchange rate is 26 hryvnia 96 kopecks per dollar, which is 2 kopecks less than the official rate as of May 6.
The regulator only partially reflected the trend of interbank trading.