In total the Baku Interbank Currency Exchange (BBVB) in 2005 has made US$885.6 million. On results of 2005, the BBVB has increased more than 60% as a whole.
1,492 transactions are registered in the BBVBs currency section on results of the last year for a total sum of US$815.52 million. It is 18 % less than volumes of the BBVBs currency trades in 2004. In total, in 2005, 502 sessions were carried out in the Bourse E-system of trades (BEST). Thus, the average year volume of the trades by foreign currencies has made about US$3.25 million, and the average volume of each transaction has exceeded US$546 thousand. It is necessary to note, that since July 9, 2002 – since the beginning of the trades in BEST between banks-members of the BBVBs currency section, there were 5,344 registered electronic transactions, in which the total amount has made US$2.261 billion. The average exchange rate
40 interbank transactions, which total amount is on 2.5 % less than in 2004, are registered in the BBVBs credit section in the year under review. From this volume, 82% are the share of the centralized credit auctions of National Bank of
On the data for the January, 1 2006, the average rate on accommodation of 90-days credits (BakIBOR – Baku Interbank Offered Rate), counted on the basis of applications of 16 conducting commercial banks of Azerbaijan, has made on manats 15.54% annual, & on US$ credits – 18.92 % annual. In comparison with a parameter for January, 1 2005, index-BakIBOR accordingly on manat credits has increased by 2.4 & on US$ credits by 2.92 points.