National Bank of Serbia

01/05/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/05/2021 13:36

NBS RTGS and clearing system turnover and interbank and international clearing of foreign exchange payments in December

05/01/2021

NBS RTGS and clearing system turnover and interbank and international clearing of foreign exchange payments in December

In the course of 23 business days in December, a total of 21.7 million payments were processed in the NBS RTGS (17.9 million or 82.4%) and clearing systems (3.8 million or 17.6%). The average number of payments was 944,576 per day, of which 778,543 in RTGS and 166,033 in clearing.

The value of turnover in the RTGS system amounted to RSD 9,450.1 billion, while clearing turnover reached RSD 46.1 billion, or 0.5% of the total. Daily turnover in the RTGS and clearing system averaged RSD 410.9 billion and RSD 2.0 billion, respectively.

During the 12,855 minutes of production, a 25-minute downtime in the system was recorded on 21 December, therefore the availability of the NBS RTGS and clearing system was 99.8%.

A total of 3,910 payments worth EUR 62,504,219.5 were processed in the interbank and international clearing of foreign exchange payments, with 20 participants. As the system worked smoothly throughout the period under review, the availability was 100%.

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