The national Bank for the third consecutive week buys on the foreign exchange market more than $ 150 million.
The national Bank last week bought on the interbank market $156,9 million, 3.2 times less than a week earlier, according to data of the Central Bank, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
In this case the NBU buys back from the market more than $150 million for the third consecutive week in connection with the receipt of foreign currency from foreign investors buying Ukrainian sovereign bonds.
Since the beginning of the year the national Bank bought more than $3.06 billion that was sent to replenish international reserves. The Governor has spent from reserves $million 248,23 to curb sharp fluctuations of the exchange rate.
Monetary base in Ukraine decreased
The net purchase by the national Bank currency to replenish the reserves from the beginning of the year amounted to $2.81 billion