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Interbank market

Financial institutions exchange of currencies between and among themselves.

Interbank Market

The market for the trade of currencies, loans, and other financial instruments between banks. See also: Fed Funds.
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Under the state s strategic guidance to develop the interbank markets, CFETS follows the principles of multiple technical approaches, various trading mechanisms and satisfying demands from multi-tiered markets , and commits to infrastructure construction, product and mechanism innovation on China s interbank markets, aiming to build itself as a global major trading platform and pricing centre for RMB and related products .
Under the state's strategic guidance to develop the interbank markets, and following the leadership of the People's Bank of China and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, CFETS sticks to the principles of 'multiple technical approaches, various trading mechanisms and satisfying demands from multi-tiered markets', and commits to infrastructure construction, product and mechanism innovation on China's interbank markets, aiming to build itself as a global 'major trading platform and pricing center for RMB and related products'.
Foreign exchange dealers said that the rupee gained impressively by one rupee and 75 paisas against the greenback in early morning trade in the open and interbank markets.
Yorulmazer reviews the standard framework of the literature to consider factors that make financial intermediaries more or less stable, such as the combination of deposit-taking and loan-making activities and the role of interbank markets for coinsurance against liquidity shocks.
The central bank follows a system of regular open market operations on Tuesdays and Thursdays to calibrate liquidity levels in the interbank markets.
Over the final three months of 2012, the interbank markets contribution to the composite index decreased the most markedly, while strains in the credit and equity markets persist.
With interbank markets in the United States and Europe congested, forward foreign exchange markets become more difficult to organize.
Conditions in longer-term interbank markets are taking longer to ease, however, as financial institutions remain reluctant to lend to each other beyond the shortterm.
The move came after the bank joined five other central banks in the coordinated action announced last week to provide up to $180 billion to interbank markets around the world where the cost of borrowing dollar has surged as banks have become increasingly cautious about extending fresh loans.
KuwaitCOs central bank confirmed on Wednesday it is withdrawing a temporary facility to cover dinar positions in the interbank markets.
Interbank claims on nonrelated depository institutions in the United States, both loans to and balances due from nonrelated depository institutions, amounted to only about $12 billion, or 4 percent of total assets, a relatively small component for multinational banks that tend to be active in interbank markets.
Global Banking News-October 17, 2011--ECB would not allow interbank markets to freeze(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.