CBI sells $ 216 million in a meeting Sunday

CBI sells $ 216 million in a meeting Sunday

28/07/2013 17:33

CBI sells $ 216 million in a meeting SundayA slight increase in central bank sales of foreign currency in the second week sessions

Baghdad / Mesalla: the central bank auction record for the sale of Iraqi currency, Sunday, selling 216 357 000 million, compared with $ 201 968 000 million recorded in sat, on Saturday, a stable exchange rate at 1166 dinars per dollar

The bulletin of the auction that the Bank of aggregate demand on the dollar distributed by 50.45 million million in cash and $ 165 907 000 million in the form of the form of remittances fully covered by the bank foreign exchange rate was 1179 dinars per dollar, including the central bank’s commission of 13 dinars per dollar, while the price of purchase of $ 1171 cash dinars.

The bulletin indicated that the demand for the dollar dropped significantly due to lack of contributing banks at the central bank auction where he participated in today’s meeting only 15 banks.

The Iraqi central bank held six sessions a week for auction sale and purchase of foreign currencies, starting from Saturday to Thursday.