Selected Monetary Figures as per: March, 2003
Outstanding
Amount
Change with regard to
Previous month Previous year
Amount % Amount %
1 2 3 4 5
A. CENTRAL BANK:
I Central Government advances 12.3 12.3 - -16.9 -57.9
II Official Reserves 852.7 -0.2 0.0 84.6 11.0
III Banknotes issued 250.6 -1.0 -0.4 -0.1 0.0
IV Deposits of:
1 Banks 568.9 33.8 6.3 79.4 16.2
2 Central Government Tax Collector 1.8 -1.6 -47.1 -22.0 -92.4
3 Island Government Tax Collector 7.1 -26.4 - -1.9 -21.1
4 Development projects 83.3 -7.9 -8.7 -9.7 -10.4
5 Private sector 43.9 2.3 5.5 39.2 834.0
V Loans to banks 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
B. COMMERCIAL BANKS:
I Loans to private sector 2679.5 -18.0 -0.7 120.9 4.7
II Short term (net) foreign assets 382.9 51.0 15.4 62.5 19.5
III Central Government deposits 35.1 -18.1 -34.0 -2.1 -5.6
IV Island Governments deposits 80.5 17.1 27.0 44.8 125.5
V Private sector deposits 3655.9 93.4 2.6 394.8 12.1
of which: 1 demand deposits 1267.1 17.6 1.4 119.1 10.4
2 time deposits 1396.9 62.0 4.6 188.0 15.6
3 savings 991.9 13.8 1.4 87.7 9.7
C. GOVERNMENT LOANS ISSUED:
I Central Government:
1 Bills and notes 119.6 -3.1 -2.5 48.1 67.3
2 Bonds 1042.3 0.0 0.0 117.4 12.7
II Island Governments:
1 Bills and notes 116.4 0.1 0.0 60.8 109.4
2 Bonds 971.9 -1.0 -0.1 75.8 8.5
D. MONETARY SURVEY:
I Factors affecting the money supply:
1 Central Government 270.6 36.8 15.7 189.1 232.0
2 Island Governments 137.4 13.1 10.5 -9.3 -6.3
3 Private sector 2786.2 -18.0 -0.6 110.5 4.1
4 Miscellaneous -469.9 10.8 -2.2 -1.1 0.2
II Total domestic factors 2724.3 42.7 1.6 289.2 11.9
III Net foreign assets 1195.2 50.8 4.4 147.1 14.0
IV Total money supply 3919.5 93.5 2.4 436.3 12.5
of which: 1 Money 1530.7 17.7 1.2 160.6 11.7
2 Near Money 2388.8 75.8 3.3 275.7 13.0
V Net international reserves 1235.6 50.8 4.3 147.1 13.5
E. INTEREST RATES: % p.a. previous month previous year
I Pledging rate 3.00 3.00 6.75
II Treasury paper, 1 months (last issue) 2.00 2.50 n.a.
III Treasury paper, 3 months (last issue) 3.00 3.00 6.30
IV Treasury paper, 6 months (last issue) 3.00 3.25 6.50
VI Treasury paper, 12 months (last issue) 4.80 4.40 7.75
VII Government bonds, effective yield (5 yrs.) 6.90 7.25 8.90
VIII Banks*: 1 Passbook savings 3.56 3.56 3.67
2 Time dep. 12 months, f.10.000 5.44 5.40 5.91
3 Mortgages 9.61 9.58 9.87
4 Current account overdrafts** 10.56 10.39 10.23
* Discount rate.
** Preliminary average of commercial banks, quoted in the month concerned.
*** Indicative current account lending rate for best and largest clients.
Notes:
1. For definitions of concepts used, reference should be made to the Explanatory notes to the tables
in the Bank's Quarterly Bulletin.
2. All figures shown above should be considered preliminary, seasonally unadjusted and subject to revision.
3. Amounts are rounded to millions of Netherlands Antilles guilders.
4. Due to rounding, totals may not add up.
Last update: 5-Jun-2003