Crown fall slowed by NBS statement

National Bank of Slovakia (NBS) Governor Marián Jusko said yesterday that the “current level of the currency is consistent with economic performance”, slowing a decline in the unit which has lost almost a full crown against the euro this week. The crown closed at Sk44.44/EUR on June 6.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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