Central Bank registered a new low today to sell $ 241 million

18/8/2015 16:47

recorded central bank sales, on Tuesday, in the auction for the sale of foreign currency to sell a new low of $ 241 million after it also fell yesterday sold $ 250 million, after it was reported Sunday $ 255 million.

According to a statement of the bank, the agency received all of Iraq [where] a copy of "The size of the amount sold today by the bank at the auction of the dollar stood at 241 million and 38 thousand and $ 417, priced at 1166 dinars exchange rate to the dollar, and with the participation of 23 banks and five companies of the financial convert" .

He pointed out that "the amount of remittances and credits amounted to 200 000 922 thousand, and $ 417, while the quantity sold in cash 40 million and 116 thousand dollars."

The statement said that "the Iraqi Central Bank to continue buying and selling dollars at 1166 dinars," adding that " the sale of remittances price of 1187 dinars / dollar, including the commission of the Central Bank of $ 21 dinars per dollar, with total cash sales price of the dollar in 1190 dinar / dollar, including the commission of the Central Bank of $ 24 dinars per dollar. "

and raised suspicions of corruption and operations of laundering money through the central bank auction where announced , specialized claims integrity in Baghdad misdemeanor court Monday the existence of 13 cases of banks eligibility relating to charges of money laundering, pointing to the existence of 20 defendants in this some issues largely chairman. "

said Judge Radhi Fartusi "There are 20 defendants on these issues, they are highly Head of the Council or the Director of the Commissioner, as well as customers, "noting that" the suits have been agitated by the central bank, after that person BSA irregularities on the work of a number of private banks. "

and the prime specialized claims Integrity misdemeanor court "there is suspicion that some Funds have been converted to a fictitious company in an Arab country, we have asked the central bank to prove those allegations, as we asked the central bank to determine the value of the damage, and the size of the amounts which in hard currency, and the source, and where they are now, they been disposed of. "

The, The Federal Supreme Court, announced on the sixth of July, the unconstitutionality of several articles in the 2015 budget law, including Article [50], the judge to "compel the Central Bank identifies sales of hard currency [the dollar] in its daily auction does not exceed the ceiling of 75 million dollars a day . "

with the exception of Governor of the Central Bank and the Agency on the Keywords, the court's decision as "came in accordance with the Constitution and the law of the central bank, which is a great importance because of its impact in promoting and supporting the independence of the Bank and remove him from influencing the policies and decisions" .anthy