The Bank of Israel reports that on Thursday, may 18, currency trading resulted in a slight appreciation of the dollar and single European currency against the Israeli shekel.
The dollar increased by 0,056% and amounted to 3,605 NIS per $1. The Euro – 0,225% and amounted to 4,011 NIS per €1.
Trading on the tel Aviv stock exchange are characterised at the moment a significant decrease of almost all of the major indexes.
6 APR monetary Commission under the leadership of the head of the Central Bank Karnit Flug decided to leave the interest rate for may unchanged at 0.1%. The last time the discount rate was lowered in February 2015 – 0.15%.