The Bank of Israel reports that on Tuesday, February 6, currency trading resulted in a sharp rise of the dollar and moderate appreciation of the single European currency to the Israeli shekel.
The dollar rose by 1,249% and amounted to NIS 3,485 per $1. The Euro – to 0.514% and amounted to 4,304 NIS per €1.
Trading on the tel Aviv stock exchange are present, a sharp drop in all major indexes.
January 10 monetary Commission under the leadership of the head of the Central Bank Karnit Flug decided to leave interest rates next month and a half without any changes. The discount rate in January-February will be at the level of 0.1%.