The price of the dollar today, Friday, January 17, 2020, in banks and the black market in Egypt now


The price of the dollar on Friday, January 17, 2020, the price of the dollar stabilized today in Egypt after its decline yesterday in banks and the black market, where the price of the dollar in Banque Misr and the National Bank fell to 15,80 pounds for purchase and 15.90 pounds for sale, and the price of the dollar fell today in the Central Bank of Egypt Registered 15.76 pounds for purchase and 15.89 pounds for sale.

The price of the dollar fell today in the Arab Investment Bank recording 15.72 pounds for purchase, 15.82 pounds for sale, and the price of the dollar today in the Egyptian Gulf Bank also fell 15.74 pounds for purchase, 15.84 pounds for sale, the latest update of the dollar price today in banks operating in Egypt and the black market, the latest price movements The dollar today is on the black market and ATMs, and the “Egypt 365” website provides comprehensive and instant coverage of the dollar price today in the official local market and the parallel market.

Currency prices stabilized today, Friday 17-1-2020, the last days of the week, according to the closing prices of Thursday, due to the lack of transactions during the official holidays on Friday and Saturday, and from the currencies that settled against the Egyptian pound, today, Friday, the US dollar, whose price has stabilized At the closing price yesterday, which amounted to 15.77 pounds for purchase, and 15.87 pounds for sale at the level of a large number of banks operating in the Egyptian banking market, and the Saudi riyal price stabilized at 4.19 pounds for purchase, and 4.23 pounds for sale.

The price of the dollar fell against the pound by 22 piasters since the beginning of 2020, to 15.77 pounds for purchase and 15.87 pounds for sale, according to the exchange rates announced by the central bank.

The price of the dollar today in banks

15.80 EGP

Purchasing price

15.87 EGP

selling price

Table of dollar prices in banks and parallel.

The price of the dollar today on the black market

The price of the dollar fell today on the black market to 15,80 pounds for purchase and 15,85 pounds for sale.

It is worth noting that there are extensive restrictions on the part of the Egyptian government, as it restricted black market traders during the past months.

The Egyptian pound rose, whose exchange rate was liberalized in late 2016 as a result of a crisis in foreign currencies, which increased the attractiveness of investing in debt instruments in the local currency last year, which recorded a very attractive return of about 15% on local bonds, in addition to Economic reforms that Egypt witnessed in the recent period.

And Bloomberg announced that the Egyptian pound is one of the best performing currencies in the world during the past year 2019, and the price of the dollar broke a major price barrier after entering inflows exceeding $ 1.5 billion during the past week.

The emergence of the US dollar

The dollar is the base currency of the United States of America, and is equal to 100 cents, and the dollar is denoted by the symbol “USD, or $”. The largest denomination of the dollar reaches 100,000 per paper, but during the current time production of that denomination of the dollar, the largest paper category, has been stopped at the present time. For $ 100 USD.

It should be noted here that the global currency must be covered with its value of the yellow metal “gold”, to give it sufficient confidence, and the US dollar must be covered with its value of the yellow metal, but in reality no one can actually prove this because the United States of America has refrained since Not long after replacing the US dollar with an equivalent value of gold, although the price of gold is sold globally in US dollars, and the price of gold is determined according to the stock exchange and is valued in the American currency.

The United States of America lifted the gold cap on the US dollar during 1973, after Charles de Gaulle asked the President of France to replace what is available with the French Central Bank with US dollars in gold equivalent. Since this year, the real value of the American currency has decreased by nearly 40 times.

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Dollar price today Dollar price forecast

Some economic reports and studies stated that the continued rise of the pound against the dollar will not last for long, contrary to other expectations, see this report: The Economist: sharp fluctuations in the price of the pound and its price stability in 2024.

An economist said that the rise in the monetary reserve to new highs, after the increase reached about 150% since 2013, thanks to the increase in financial transfers for Egyptians abroad, as well as a significant recovery of the tourism sector, along with an increase in natural gas exports abroad, gave the economy a significant increase in the hard currency : An economic expert expects the Egyptian currency to drop against the dollar to 13 pounds .

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