[size=36]Iraq's Central Bank concludes auction Thursday with an increase of 40.6 million dollars[/size]
Economy | 04:30 - 20/06/2019
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The value of foreign currency sales in the auction on Thursday rose to $ 204.43 million from Wednesday's $ 163.83 million auction, an increase of $ 40.6 million, the central bank said.
The exchange rate was 1190 dinars per dollar, according to the central bank data, at the auction held with the participation of 29 banks, in addition to one financial transfer company.
The Central Bank said that the sales executed are the results of next Sunday, indicating that the total sales totaled 224.59 million dollars.
He explained that the volume of funds sold to strengthen the bank balances abroad amounted to 204.19 million dollars, while the total cash sold amounted to 240 thousand dollars.