GLOBALES: UPDATE 1-Ukraine's hryvnia surges 8 pct vs dollar after hefty rate hike - EntornoInteligente

Reuters / * Central bank raises rates by 300 bps late on Monday

* Currency soars but still vulnerable to political turmoil

* Had lost nearly two-fifths of its value this year (dealers and analyst comments added)

KIEV, April 15 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s hryvnia surged 8 percent against the dollar on Tuesday after the central bank raised interest rates by 300 basis points to defend the currency, battered by political turmoil, Reuters data showed .

Con Información de Reuters