Statistics of the Central Bank of Montenegro Payment System


Latest change: 13 February 2024 


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


During 21 working days in January 2024, a total of 872,527 payment orders were performed through the CBCG Payment System. Of this number 307,242 orders or 35.21% were performed in the RTGS system and the remaining 565,285 or 64.79% orders related to the DNS system.

The value of performed payment transactions in RTGS system and DNS system amounted to 1.39 billion Euros, out of which 1.31 billion Euros (94.47%) was the value of the payment transactions performed through the RTGS system, while 76.91 million Euros (5.53%) 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 41,549 orders, while the average daily value of payment transactions amounted to 66.28 million Euros.

During 11,445 minutes of production2 for 21 working days in January 2024, there was no delay in system operations, thus the availability of RTGS system and DNS system was 100.00%.


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, it includes the period of exchange of messages for payment transactions (operating day) and generation of statements (part of the working day).



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.