In Ukraine soared, the Euro

Today, August 29, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the hryvnia:

USD 1 – UAH 25 and 51;
1 Euro – 30,42 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – UAH 4,35.

Thus, the dollar, compared to yesterday’s values fell by a penny, after rising nine cents. While last week the dollar fell on an annual “bottom”.

The Euro soared to 28 cents yesterday, the Euro rose by 18 cents. Last week, the European currency actively became cheaper and already stayed below the psychological mark of UAH 30. As you know, in the first place, the growth rate of the Euro in Ukraine is associated with the appreciation of European currency against the dollar.

The Russian ruble is “recovered” for five cents.

Monday, August 28, the dollar on the interbank currency market fell to seven cents in the purchase and eight in the sale; the auction ended with quotes 25,48 – 25,5 UAH/USD. Euro on the interbank market traded at 30,41 – of 30.44 UAH, up to 25-27 cents. Today’s auction has not started yet.


  • Again 25: bankers calculated how long will fall, the dollar in Ukraine

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. – was made in Feb 2015. The historical maximum of the Euro – 31,41 UAH.