The Czech koruna lost against the dollar and closed at 22,12 CZK/USD. This is due today´s US data that supported the American currency. Home sales in April reached 1,198 mln. units and beated forecasts. Afterwards, the dollar firms versus the euro to 1,2750 USD/EUR.
The CZK/EUR rate stayed calm today, the koruna lost a bit and closed at 28,24 CZK/EUR. There were no local news today. Continuing turmoil on CEE stock markets haven´t influenced much the forex market as there is no evidence of substantial money outflow.