Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The overall turnover in the inter-bank money market crossed BDT 52 billion-mark on Sunday while the call money rates remain unchanged, officials said.
The turnover in the market rose to BDT 52.44 billion on the day from BDT 49.14 billion of the previous day, according to the central bank latest statistics, released on Monday.
The call rate ranged between 5.25 per cent and 6.50 per cent unchanged against the previous level. But most of the deals were settled at rates varying between 5.50 per cent and 6.0 per cent, market operators said.
On the other hand, the banks quoted the dollar at BDT 77.80 – BDT 77.81 on the day unchanged from the previous working day.
The exchange rate of the BDT against the US dollar remained stable due to weak demand for the greenback in the market, a senior treasury official explained.