7 March 2014 Market Reviews
Liquidity volatile; YTMs diverge; Primary auction news; Prices in February; UAH stays put
After a significant increase in banks’ correspondent accounts with the NBU, this indicator fell yesterday close at Tuesday’s level, down UAH3.21bn to UAH25.04bn. Total CDs outstanding slid UAH0.13bn t...
6 March 2014 Market Reviews
Liquidity up in NBU inflows; YTMs down slightly; Possible Ukrainian debt restructuring in future; UAH remains relatively steady
Liquidity injections from the NBU caused a significant increase in banking sector liquidity. The NBU purchased UAH1.50bn of government bonds from the banks’ portfolio, issued UAH0.18bn more of ON loan...
5 March 2014 Market Reviews
Liquidity update; YTMs rebound; Auction results; UAH strengthens
Broader banking sector liquidity declined just UAH0.02bn to UAH35.53bn yesterday after banks’ correspondent accounts with the NBU fell UAH1.94bn to UAH24.97bn while the NBU increased total CDs outstan...
4 March 2014 Market Reviews
Putin's troops flex their muscles; Liquidity up; YTMs up; UAH remains stable
As the political crisis in Crimea escalates with the possible beginning of a Russian military invasion of Ukraine, YTMs of Ukrainian Eurobonds rose significantly. As a result, YTMs jumped significantl...
3 March 2014 Market Reviews
Liquidity down, rates up; YTMs down; Auction schedule; Kremlin aggression; NBU adds more controls
After harboring the now fugitive former president Yanukovych, Russian president Putin has threatened Ukraine with potential military aggression. Over the past several days, Russian troops have gathere...