The National Bank has asked the banks to increase the foreign currency purchase rate in exchange offices. The rate will be 5% lower than the real sale rate starting from December 23, tut.by reports. It was announced at a meeting in the National Bank on Monday.
Thus, the purchase rate will become higher than the sale rate on indicator boards. It will happen because the 30% purchase fee is not indicated there.
The decision was made to encourage people to sell foreign currency in currency exchange offices instead of looking for speculators.