NBU buys currency: nearly $100 million in reserves

НБУ скупает валюту: еще почти $100 млн в резервы

The national Bank continues to buy foreign currency

The national Bank continues to buy almost all the currency in the auction.

The national Bank bought today on the foreign exchange auction 93,2 million dollars, is spoken in the message of the financial regulator.

The weighted average rate on the auction amounted to 25,1955 UAH/USD., and the total amount of accepted bids market participants – 94,1 mln.

According to dealers of commercial banks, quotes hryvnia to the dollar on the interbank foreign exchange market in the afternoon settled at level 25,18/25,21 UAH/USD.

The average rate on the interbank market, according to the NBU, by 13:00 was established at the level 25,1656 UAH/USD., market participants have made 205 transactions worth 78,97 million dollars.

We will note, on Monday, the NBU bought at auction of $63.6 million at the rate of up to 25,35, UAH/$1, which accounted for 89.5% of deals ($71.1 million), on the eve of the financial regulator bought a further $86,6 vky/ last week, the national Bank bought at auction for $107 million.

As reported last week, the NBU has lowered its forecast for the filling of gold and currency reserves to $18.7 billion from $19.6 billion.

As at 1 April foreign exchange reserves were $ 12,722 billion dollars, losing over a month of almost 770 million.