The Euro in Ukraine has stopped growing

Today, August 7, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the hryvnia:

1 USD – UAH 25,84;
1 Euro – 30,67 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – UAH 4,28.

Thus, the dollar exchange rate, compared with values Friday, August 4, decreased by four pennies.

The Euro after active growth fell to a penny. The European currency is in dangerous proximity to the peaks: more expensive, the Euro was worth only at the end of February-beginning of March 2015, when he was an historical record of the course (31,41 UAH/EUR).

The Russian ruble is “recovered” at two a penny.

On Friday, August 4, the dollar on the interbank currency market fell to four kopecks in the purchase and sale; the auction ended with quotes 25,83 – 25,85 UAH/USD. Euro on the interbank market traded at 30,55 – 30,57 UAH, down nearly 10 cents. Today’s auction has not started yet.


  • Why the Euro in Ukraine soared record: the experts described the reasons and given the forecast

As reported, under the baseline scenario, Ukraine’s first three-year Budget resolution, in 2017, the average annual hryvnia exchange rate is projected at 27.8 million UAH/USD., in 2018 on the $ 29.3 UAH/USD., in 2019 – 30.5 UAH/USD. and in 2020 – 31 UAH/USD.

The experts at the end of the year give different predictions: in the Razumkov Centre promise a course in the area of 27 hryvnia in the second half, and Concorde Capital assume that at the end of this year the dollar will cost 28,5 hryvnia.

  • For 2015, the hryvnia depreciated by halffor 2016 devalued by 12.9%, and for the first half of 2017 strengthened against the dollar by 4%;
  • According to the “big Mac index”, the dollar in Ukraine has to cost a little more than 8 UAH;
  • The historical maximum the official rate of the dollar – 30.01 UAH/USD. – was made in Feb 2015.