Bulgaria's M3, the broadest gauge of money supply, increased 10.8% on the year in April, to 129.8 billion levs ($70.7 billion/66.4 billion euro), the central bank said on Wednesday.
The narrowest measure of money supply and the M3's most liquid component, the M1 monetary aggregate, rose 18.9% year-on-year to 103.4 billion levs last month, following 18.6% annual growth in March, the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) said in a statement.
Net foreign assets increased by 7.1% in April compared to the same month of 2021, reaching 72.7 billion levs. Net domestic assets went up 12.8% to 81.2 billion levs at the end of last month.
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