Today the domestic currency continues to become cheaper in relation to the American dollar. Besides the small appreciation of the euro and Russian ruble is observed.
In exchange offices at present the buying rate of dollar makes 6,74 - 6,97 UAH/dollars, a selling rate - 6,85-6,98 UAH/dollars. The buying rate of cash euro makes 8,62-8,83 UAH/euro, sales - 8,83-8,88 UAH/euro. Buying rate of Russian ruble - 2,21-2,50 UAH, sales - 2,27-2,52 UAH for 10 rubles.
In turn the National bank lowered an official rate of hryvnia for today in relation to dollar and euro for 13 and 3 kopeks respectively - to 6,8777 UAH/dollars and 8,753249 UAH/euro. Besides the regulator also lowered a hryvnia exchange rate of rather Russian ruble - to 2.4914 UAH for 10 rub
At the same time, the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko noted yesterday that the current situation in many respects is explained the market by "a psychological component". "If to be absolutely frank, the price dollar could fluctuate today in the area from 5,8 to 5,9 UAH/dollars. That occurs, can be explained only to one: psychological component", - he told. Thus the head of state emphasized that daily the market enter with demand of 350-360 million dollars and when on November 19 left with demand of 1,8 billion dollars, "it is obviously speculative attack". The head of state also expressed confidence that NBU and the Ministry of Finance will find ways to subdue so great demand for currency.
We will remind, the Friday auction on dollar in the interbank currency market came to the end in the range of 7,5-7,6 UAH/dollars, for euro - 9,5-9,8 UAH/euro. NBU didn't enter on November 28 the market with the offer of sale and currency purchase.
At the same time today the auction in the interbank currency market began and takes place in range of 7,2-7,4 UAH/dollars. The national bank of Ukraine yet didn't declare intention to enter the interbank market with the offer of sale and currency purchase.