The national Bank explained why the dollar has exceeded UAH 26

The national Bank explained why the dollar has exceeded UAH 26


In NBU promise to maintain the stability of the hryvnia currency reserves.

Today, November 15, at the Ukrainian interbank currency market the dollar rose to 26.14/26,28 UAH. The national Bank is explained by political factors.

“On the interbank currency market of Ukraine this week continued to weigh political instability, despite the presence of favorable fundamental external factors. Although Ukraine continues to receive considerable foreign currency revenues from the export of grain and oil and steel prices and iron ore prices in the global markets resumed growth, rising political tension nervousness on the foreign exchange market, which eliminates the impact of these favorable factors. As a result, the hryvnia exchange rate today crossed the mark of 26 UAH per U.S. dollar. Therefore, further destabilization of the political situation is fraught with the rocking of the hryvnia and negative consequences for the economy of Ukraine”, – said the Deputy head of the National Bank of Ukraine Oleg Churiy, quoted by the press service of the regulator.

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In NBU promise that he will support the stability of hryvnia’s foreign exchange reserves.

“The national Bank is closely watching the situation on the currency market and has sufficient volume of international reserves at the level of 15.5 billion U.S. dollars to smooth excessive exchange rate fluctuations in case of their further strengthening,” he assured Cure.

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