Central Bank: $ 124.5 million sales of the currency auction Sunday
Central Bank of Iraq - Basra Branch
02 Jun 2019 02:31 PM
The Central Bank of Iraq (CBE) data showed a decline in the value of foreign currency sales in the auction held on Sunday to 124.54 million dollars, compared to sales of the auction last Thursday, the amount of 152.45 million dollars, a decline of 27.91 million dollars.
The exchange rate was 1190 dinars per dollar, according to data from the Central Bank, in the auction held with the participation of 30 banks, as well as a financial transfer company.
The Central Bank said that the sales executed are results on Monday, indicating that the total sales totaled 158.49 million dollars.
The Central Bank of Iraq, the volume of funds sold to strengthen the bank balances abroad amounted to 123.09 million dollars, while the total cash sold $ 1.44 million.
During Thursday's auction, central bank data showed foreign currency sales rose to $ 152.45 million, compared with Wednesday's auction sales of $ 145.06 million.
CBI: $ 183 million sales of foreign currency
Headquarters of the Central Bank of Iraq
07 Jan 2019 02:44 PM
Direct sales of the Central Bank of Iraq from foreign currency, on Monday, a slight decline recorded 183.02 million dollars, compared to sales of $ 183.06 million auction Sunday.
The Central Bank said in a statement that the exchange rate was 1190 dinars per dollar in the auction held with the participation of 28 banks, without the presence of financial transfer companies.
The bank said the sales were the result of an auction on Tuesday, showing total sales totaled $ 206.47 million.
According to the statement, the amount sold to boost bank balances abroad was $ 182.22 million, while the total cash sold was estimated at $ 800,000.
The sale of the amounts transferred to the accounts of banks abroad at the price of 1190 dinars per dollar, while the cash sale will be at the same price.
Foreign currency sales to Iraq's central bank fell Monday to $ 183.06 million from Sunday's $ 190.86 million.