The Ukrainian currency started strengthening tonight the positions promptly. In the cash currency market of Kiev dollar falling began. Within several last hours the American currency significantly fell in price - at least for 60-70 kopeks.
Many banks are already ready to sell dollar at the rate of 9,5 UAH, some - on 9,3 UAH. We will remind, this morning I cost dollar more than 10 hryvnias.
Even quicker the dollar buying rate decreases: bankers aren't ready to take it more expensively, than for 8,8-8,9 UAH whereas at the beginning of day the course reached 9,6-9,8 UAH
The similar situation is observed in euro market. Already there were offers on sale much cheaper than 14 hryvnias for euro in comparison with nearly 15 hryvnias in the morning. At the same time banks and agency points lowered an eurocurrency buying rate with 13,8-14 to 13 UAH. In many exchangers the rate of 12 UAH for euro is already established.
We will remind, this morning the president Victor Yushchenko, the Minister of Finance Victor Pinzenik and the chairman of National Bank Vladimir Stelmakh, declared drastic measures on hryvnia support.
In particular, Pinzenik reported that NBU has to carry out today intervention in the interbank currency market at the rate of 8,95 UAH for dollar, and on Friday - 8,7 UAH at an invariable official rate of 7,86 UAH for dollar.
Today the auction on Mezhbank came to the end in the range of 9,55-9,8 UAH for dollar and 13,95-14,32 UAH for euro, reports UA REPORTER.
Nikolaev "exchangers" reacted to unexpected strengthening of hryvnia peculiar. The buying rate of dollar was "lowered" to 8, and by some, even, to 7 hryvnias - thus that else in the morning the dollar was accepted on 9 hryvnias. And here the selling rate decreased slightly - the majority of "exchangers" sell dollar till 9.30.