The national Bank of Ukraine set the official exchange rate of hryvnia to the dollar on Thursday, may 23, at the level 26,3046 UAH/USD, the national currency weakened 19 cents compared with the previous working day (26,1124 UAH/USD on Wednesday, may 22). The Euro is set at the level 29,3849 UAH/EUR (may 22 – 29,1441 UAH) 10 RUR – 4,0836 UAH/ruble (may 22 – 4,0461 hryvnia).
May 16, returned to Ukraine oligarch Igor Kolomoisky. A month earlier, on 18 April, the District administrative court of Kyiv satisfied the claim of Kolomoisky to the NBU and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and adopted the decision on the recognition of the privatization of “PrivatBank” illegal.
To the closure of the interbank market on April 18, the dollar was already sold at 15 cents more than in the morning. Before the may holidays, the regulator has fixed negative fluctuations in the currency market.
On the hryvnia exchange rate will affect the future relationship with the IMF. The experts believe that the focus of the Ukrainian authorities in the upcoming parliamentary elections this autumn will not allow the country to fulfill the conditions of the International monetary Fund in 2019, and hence to tranche under the program stand-by.