The dollar and the Euro in Ukraine dropped after takeoff

Today, September 12, the national Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has established such rates of major foreign currencies against the hryvnia:

1 USD – 26 UAH;
1 Euro 31,2 UAH;
10 Russian rubles – UAH of 4.54.

Thus, the dollar, compared to yesterday’s values fell by seven cents. Last week the exchange rate rose by 26 cents.

The Euro fell by 24 kopecks after yesterday’s growth to 32 kopecks. But still, the Euro was worth more only at peak devaluation of the hryvnia in February 2015. As you know, the current appreciation of the Euro in Ukraine in the first place, due to the appreciation of European currency against the dollar.

The Russian ruble “lost” on a penny.

On Friday, September 8, the dollar on the interbank currency market rose by a penny in the purchase and sale; the auction ended at 26, 05 quotations – to 26.08 UAH/USD. Euro on the interbank market traded at 31,37 – 31,4 UAH, up to 14 – 15 cents. Today’s auction has not started yet.


  • Attitude to the devaluation with the dollar in September

Recall that 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 – 34,04 UAH.