Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in year 1998

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in year 1998

  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 590.2 48.6 133 623.1 51.4 109   1,213.3 242
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 20,994.5 70.6 8,451 7,625.0 25.7 4,494 1,105.5 3.7 1,563 29,724.9 14,508
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 21,584.7 69.8 8,584 8,248.1 26.7 4,603 1,105.5 3.6 1,563 30,938.2 14,750
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 30,055.2 86.2 8,287 4,504.0 12.9 3,289 304.7 0.9 437 34,863.8 12,013
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 51,639.8 78.5 16,871 12,752.0 19.4 7,892 1,410.1 2.1 2,000 65,802.0 26,763