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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in January 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 52.4 36.7 11 90.2 63.3 12   142.6 23
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 1,782.2 80.3 852 363.2 16.4 298 73.9 3.3 130 2,219.2 1,280
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 1,834.6 77.7 863 453.4 19.2 310 73.9 3.1 130 2,361.8 1,303
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 2,445.0 87.2 682 326.9 11.7 265 33.4 1.2 42 2,805.2 989
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 4,279.5 82.8 1,545 780.3 15.1 575 107.23 2.1 172 5,167.0 2,292