Polish central bank makes swap line available to National Bank of Ukraine

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Poland's central bank has made a $1 billion swap line available to the National Bank of Ukraine on the U.S. dollar-hryvnia currency pair, it said on Monday.

WARSAW, March 21 (Reuters) - Poland's central bank has made a $1 billion swap line available to the National Bank of Ukraine on the U.S. dollar-hryvnia currency pair, it said on Monday.

"After talks with the Ukrainian side, the NBP (National Bank of Poland) decided to grant the Ukrainian side a swap not in PLN (Polish zloty), but in USD," it said.

(Reporting by Alan Charlish and Anna Koper Editing by Mark Potter)

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