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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in October 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 129.5 61.2 28 82.1 38.8 18   211.6 46
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 1,761.3 67.7 764 810.3 31.1 774 32.0 1.2 110 2,603.6 1,648
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 1,890.8 67.2 792 892.4 31.7 792 32.0 1.1 110 2,815.2 1,694
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 2,325.7 82.9 794 448.2 16.0 366 32.0 1.1 30 2,805.9 1,190
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 4,216.5 75.0 1,586 1,340.7 23.9 1,158 63.98 1.1 140 5,621.1 2,884