On the Ukrainian interbank foreign exchange market, the strengthening of the American currency continues for the second day in a row. According to Finance.ua, as of 12:05 pm, the quotes reached UAH 26 76-78 kopecks per dollar, which is nine kopecks more than the opening level of trading. “A gradual exit from quarantine will lead to an intensification of the foreign exchange market and an increase in demand for foreign exchange.
This process began practically on Tuesday (but on that day the National Bank was also actively buying), and on Wednesday it only intensified, “the experts of the website” Ministry of Finance “point out. The National Bank of Ukraine, which in the official exchange rate as of May 21, reflected only a part of the trend recorded on the interbank market on Wednesday, is catching up with market developments. The regulator set noon reference value of 26 hryvnia 78 kopecks per dollar, which is 20 kopecks more than the official rate on Thursday.