The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) set the official forex rate for February 20, at UAH 24.52 to the U.S. dollar, which weaken national currency by UAH 0,08 compared to the previous banking day.
The official exchange rate as of February 20 is set at UAH 24.5231 to the U.S. dollar (UAH +0.0800). At the same time, the dollar exchange rate on February 19 was UAH 24.4431 to the U.S. dollar.
The interbank foreign exchange market opened with the growth of the dollar. The selling rate increased to UAH 24.53 to the U.S. dollar, or by UAH 0,08 compared with the closure of the previous session (purchase rate UAH 24.51 to the U.S. dollar). The official forex rate of the hryvnia against the euro rose by UAH 0,08 to UAH 26.50.
As The Journalist reported, Hryvnia slides almost 6% to dollar in January and expects to weaken in February.