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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in July 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 10.0 32.9 2 20.4 67.1 7   30.4 9
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 1,866.6 80.2 746 321.2 13.8 243 139.1 6.0 163 2,326.9 1,152
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 1,876.6 79.6 748 341.6 14.5 250 139.1 5.9 163 2,357.3 1,161
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 2,658.0 89.3 661 298.6 10.0 259 21.0 0.7 43 2,977.6 963
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 4,534.6 85.0 1,409 640.2 12.0 509 160.1 3.0 206 5,334.8 2,124