Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH)

ISO number: 980
ISO text: UAH
Name: Ukrainian hryvnia

The hryvnia, sometimes hryvnya (Ukrainian: гривня, pronounced [ˈɦrɪu̯nʲɑ]); sign: ₴, code: (UAH), has been the national currency of Ukraine since September 2, 1996. The hryvnia is subdivided into 100 kopiyok. In Medieval times it was a currency of Kievan Rus.