Statistics of the Central Bank of Montenegro Payment System


Latest change: 12 June 2024 


Indicators of performed payment transactions in the Payment System of the Central Bank of Montenegro in May 20241


During 19 working days in May 2024, a total of 1,115,021 payment orders were performed through the CBCG Payment System. Of this number 437,338 orders or 39.22% were performed in the RTGS system and the remaining 677,683 or 60.78% orders related to the DNS system.


The value of performed payment transactions in RTGS system and DNS system amounted to 1.75 billion Euros, out of which 1.65 billion Euros (94.10%) was the value of the payment transactions performed through the RTGS system, while 103.30 million Euros (5.90%) were performed in the DNS system.


The average daily volume of the performed payment transactions through both RTGS system and DNS system, presented through the number of orders, amounted to 58,685 orders, while the average daily value of payment transactions amounted to 92.18 million Euros.


During 10,355 minutes of production2 for 19 working days in May 2024, there was 7 minutes delay in system operations, thus the availability of RTGS system and DNS system was 99.93%..


Appendix


1 Note: Since January 2018, the Central Bank of Montenegro publishes data on performed national payment transactions in the CBCG Payment System (RTGS system and DNS system).

  • Until 31 December 2017, the collection of data on internal (interbank) payment transactions was carried out in accordance with the Decision on Reports to be Submitted to the Central Bank of Montenegro (OGM 64/12).

  • Decision on Reporting to the Central Bank of Montenegro (OGM 82/17) specifies that data on payment transactions are to be collected on quarterly basis.

2 Daily production was 545 minutes.



Performed payment transactions in the Payment System of the Central Bank of Montenegro in 2022


During 255 working days or 137.575 minutes of production in 2022, 12,549,563 orders were performed in the Payment System of the Central Bank of Montenegro (RTGS system and DNS system), of which 4,622,233 (36.83%) through the RTGS system, while 7,927,330 orders (63.17%) were performed through DNS system.

The value of performed payment transactions in the Payment System of the Central Bank of Montenegro (RTGS system and DNS system), amounted to 18.3 billion Euros, of which 17.2 billion Euros (93.87%) were performed through the RTGS system, while 1.1 billion Euros (6.13%) were performed through DNS system.

More information can be found in the CBCG’s Annual Report.