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Romania’s annual bank deposits growth slows down in August - table

Romania’s annual bank deposits growth slows down in August - table Romania's monetary indicators August Source: BNR

BUCHAREST (Romania), September 23 (SeeNews) - The deposits of the non-governmental sector in Romanian banks grew 8.2% on the year to 487 billion lei ($97.2 billion/98.6 billion euro) in August, compared to an annual increase of 9.7% in July, the central bank, BNR, said on Friday.

Leu deposits increased 5.9% on the year, reaching 309 billion lei in August, compared to 5.5% growth in the previous month, BNR said in a monthly monetary statistics report.

Foreign currency deposits increased 12.3% on the year to 178 billion lei in August, compared to 17.3% growth in July.

Details follow (in billions of lei, nominal change in percent):

August, bln lei August y/y July y/y
Total deposits 486.616,6 8.2 9.7
Leu deposits 308.996,8 5.9 5.5
-individuals 158.998,3 0.4 0.2
-companies

149.998,6

12.5 12.2
Foreign currency deposits 177.619,8 12.3 17.3
-individuals 124.454,6 10.0 13.1
-companies 53.165,2 18.0 28.0

149.998,6

Source: BNR

(1 euro=4.9412 lei)

 
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