NBU again cuts official exchange rate
The exchange rate of the Ukrainian national currency the hryvnia on Monday, for the third time since the beginning of the month, suffered a decline on the interbank market, losing eight kopiykas against the dollar, according to the official Web site of the National Bank of Ukraine.
As of 1400 the central bank set the following official exchange rates of the hryvnia against leading foreign currencies:
$100 – UAH 1,585.4396 (as of 1400 on December 19 it was UAH 1,576.9370);
EUR 100 – UAH 1,946.7613 (as of 1400 on December 19 it was UAH 1,937.2671);
10 Russian rubles – UAH 2.6127 (as of 1400 on December 19 it was UAH 2.6457).
According to the official exchange rate, Ukrainian hryvnia has lost 97.48% of its value against the U.S. dollar since the beginning of the year, falling by UAH 7.79, or by 1.97 times.