View Full Version : CBI sells $124m on Thursday

05-20-2010, 11:19 AM
May 20, 2010 - 12:48:39

BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: The Central Bank of Iraq’s (CBI) dollar sales went down to reach $124.190 million in its daily auction on Thursday, compared to $169.100 in the previous session.
“The demand hit $1.710 million in cash, covered at an exchange rate of 1,183 Iraqi dinars per dollar, and $122.480 million in foreign transfers outside the country, covered at an exchange rate of 1,173 Iraqi dinars per dollar,” according to a CBI news bulletin received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
None of the 14 banks that participated in today’s session offered to sell dollars.
The Central Bank of Iraq runs a daily action from Sunday to Thursday.