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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in February 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 0.5 100.0 1 0.0 0.0 0   0.5 1
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 1,179.1 80.9 514 243.2 16.7 223 36.0 2.5 104 1,458.3 841
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 1,179.6 80.9 515 243.2 16.7 223 36.0 2.5 104 1,458.8 842
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 2,217.3 89.2 628 252.7 10.2 232 16.4 0.7 45 2,486.4 905
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 3,396.9 86.1 1143 495.9 12.6 455 52.35 1.3 149 3,945.1 1,747