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

Basic Characteristics of the Slovak Foreign Exchange Market SR in September 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 228.9 46.8 62 260.1 53.2 53   489.0 115
Transactions between Slovak banks (without foreign participation) 2,320.5 83.5 1,131 395.3 14.2 285 63.1 2.3 116 2,779.0 1,532
Interbank foreign exchange market: fixing + transactions between Slovak banks 2,549.4 78.0 1,193 655.4 20.1 338 63.1 1.9 116 3,268.0 1,647
Transactions between Slovak and foreign banks 3,110.4 92.6 801 230.2 6.9 217 17.4 0.5 29 3,357.9 1,047
Foreign exchange market of the SR - total 5,659.8 85.4 1,994 885.6 13.4 555 80.46 1.2 145 6,625.9 2,694