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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in May 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 23.0 89.1 1 2.8 10.9 1   25.8 2
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 1,318.5 83.4 513 205.9 13.0 166 56.9 3.6 135 1,581.3 814
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 1,341.5 83.5 514 208.7 13.0 167 56.9 3.5 135 1,607.1 816
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 2,183.9 87.7 616 300.1 12.0 273 6.6 0.3 27 2,490.6 916
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 3,525.3 86.0 1,130 508.8 12.4 440 63.52 1.6 162 4,097.7 1,732