Reference exchange rate up 5 VND on September 27 hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,160 VND per USD on September 27, up 5 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,854 VND per USD and the floor rate at 22,465 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks stayed stable.

At 8:20 am, Vietcombank listed the buying rate at 23,110 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,160 VND/USD, unchanged from the same time on September 26.

BIDV also kept both rates unchanged from the previous day, with the buying rate listed at 23,140 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,260 VND/USD.

Meanwhile, Techcombank cut both rates by 2 VND, listing the buying rate at 23,131 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,271 VND/USD.

The daily reference exchange rate fluctuated variably throughout the week from September 23 to 27, down on Monday and Wednesday, and up on Tuesday and Thursday. It ended the week 18 VND higher than the rate on Monday.

The rates listed at commercial banks fluctuated through the week but ended mostly lower than the levels at the week’s beginning./.