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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in March 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 23.5 58.8 4 16.5 41.3 3   40.0 7
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 1,485.4 81.2 610 298.9 16.3 227 44.7 2.4 137 1,828.9 974
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 1,508.9 80.7 614 315.4 16.9 230 44.7 2.4 137 1,868.9 981
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 3,112.2 88.2 795 378.3 10.7 225 38.6 1.1 34 3,529.1 1,054
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 4,621.1 85.6 1,409 693.7 12.9 455 83.32 1.5 171 5,398.1 2,035