The Ukrainians reported, as the work of banking institutions and electronic payment system (EPS) during the Christmas holidays. According to the NBU, 27 and 28 Dec mode, the BOT will be extended to 2 hours.
- 29 December at 13:00 in the EPAs will be held only payments between financial institutions subordinated to one legal person. It will also undertake transactions with the NBU and Treasury authorities. In turn, the national Bank and the bodies of State Treasury service will be able to pay all participants of Sep. Banking day in the EPAs will end at 15:00.
- 30, 31 December 2018, 1, 5, 6 and 7 January 2019, EPA, e-mail system and the Depository of the NBU, the System CERTIFICATE and the system “Register of contracts with nonresidents 2” will not work.
- 2 January, banks will operate without clients. Interbank transfers via EPAS will not be held.
- 3, 4 and January 8, EPA and the banking system will start to operate in standard mode.
The regulator said that since 29 December 2018 3 January 2019, inclusive, the official hryvnia exchange rate will set at the level calculated by the NBU on 28 December 2018.
Earlier, the national Bank explained why the November inflation reached 10%. The NBU also calculated how much foreign currency bought by the Ukrainians because of the panic in connection with the military situation. In addition, the NBU and the Chinese Central Bank signed an agreement worth tens of billions.