Payment instructions – 2010

processed by TARGET and other selected interbank funds transfer systems:
Volume of transactions (number of payments)
2010 Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 2010 AV
TARGET
TARGET payments
Total volume 6,771,015 6,779,103 8,150,929 7,452,422 7,330,077 7,750,156 7,560,111 6,771,407 7,236,573 7,261,295 7,486,614 8,042,224  
Daily average 338,551 338,955 354,388 372,621 349,051 352,280 343,641 307,791 328,935 345,776 340,301 349,662 343,380
Other systems
EURO 1 (EBA)
Total volume 4,368,438 4,488,147 5,343,461 4,939,572 4,826,656 5,204,839 5,139,044 4,635,474 4,980,657 4,981,457 5,072,522 5,391,832  
Daily average 218,422 224,407 232,324 246,979 229,841 236,584 233,593 210,703 226,394 237,212 230,569 234,427 230,124

Please note, from January 2009 the ESCB has implemented a new collection and reporting methodology for TARGET2 data to improve quality. This should be considered when comparing data from before and after the implementation date.