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Iraq Business News brings you the latest Dinar Exchange Rate news – including news from the Central Bank of Iraq, Foreign Exchange and Investment Opportunities.

CBI Currency Auction Results, 24th July

By John Lee. The Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) has reported that 9 banks took part in the first of its two currency auction on Thursday. A total of $110,683,000 was sold at a price of 1166 Iraqi Dinars (IQD) per dollar. In its second auction, 15 banks took part, buying a total of $185,890,000 […]

Why Two Exchange Rates?

By Mark DeWeaver. Since the Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) began changing the rules for its USD auctions in 2012, Iraq has been operating a de facto dual exchange rate system. (There’s a summary of some of the CBI’s recent rule changes on pages 12-14 of this report from Sansar Capital.) For those with access […]