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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in April 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 4.0 42.6 1 5.4 57.4 1   9.4 2
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 1,111.1 73.5 492 247.0 16.3 184 153.5 10.2 119 1,511.5 795
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 1,115.1 73.3 493 252.4 16.6 185 153.5 10.1 119 1,520.9 797
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 1,926.1 89.0 630 221.5 10.2 231 16.4 0.8 29 2,163.9 890
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 3,041.1 82.5 1123 473.9 12.9 416 169.8 4.6 148 3,684.9 1,687