Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in year 1997

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in year 1997

  USD DEM Other currencies Total
Volume Number of
transactions
Volume Number of
transactions
Volume Number of
transactions
Volume Number of
transactions
(mil. USD) (%) (mil. USD) (%) (mil. USD) (%) (mil. USD)
Foreign exchange fixing 1,489.5 59.8 194 1,001.6 40.2 188   2,491.1 382
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 28,894.0 70.3 11,607 9,726.9 23.7 6,741 2,455.4 6.0 1,834 41,076.3 20,182
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 30,383.5 69.7 11,801 10,728.5 24.6 6,929 2,455.4 5.6 1,834 43,567.4 20,564
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 33,725.1 82.4 7,750 6,005.7 14.7 3,660 1,178.1 2.9 1,046 40,908.9 12,456
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 64,108.6 75.9 19,551 16,734.2 19.8 10,589 3,633.5 4.3 2,880 84,476.3 33,020