Selected Monetary Figures as per: April, 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 16.0 3.7 30.1 -13.2 -45.2
II Official Reserves 853.3 0.6 0.1 74.1 9.5
III Banknotes issued 262.1 11.5 4.6 8.4 3.3
IV Deposits of:
1 Banks 555.6 -13.3 -2.3 77.8 16.3
2 Central Government Tax Collector 1.9 0.1 5.6 -11.6 -85.9
3 Island Government Tax Collector 9.5 2.4 33.8 -11.8 -55.4
4 Development projects 78.9 -4.4 -5.3 -15.2 -16.2
5 Private sector 50.6 6.7 15.3 46.9 1267.6
V Loans to banks 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
B. COMMERCIAL BANKS:
I Loans to private sector 2690.4 10.9 0.4 118.7 4.6
II Short term (net) foreign assets 391.2 8.3 2.2 43.5 12.5
III Central Government deposits 27.8 -7.3 -20.8 -12.1 -30.3
IV Island Governments deposits 88.1 7.6 9.4 43.6 98.0
V Private sector deposits 3713.1 57.2 1.6 433.9 13.2
of which: 1 demand deposits 1317.2 50.1 4.0 153.2 13.2
2 time deposits 1400.7 3.8 0.3 195.4 16.2
3 savings 995.2 3.3 0.3 85.3 9.4
C. GOVERNMENT LOANS ISSUED:
I Central Government:
1 Bills and notes 99.8 -19.8 -16.6 9.1 10.0
2 Bonds 1054.1 11.8 1.1 134.2 14.6
II Island Governments:
1 Bills and notes 97.8 -18.6 -16.0 32.3 49.3
2 Bonds 991.1 19.2 2.0 95.6 10.7
D. MONETARY SURVEY:
I Factors affecting the money supply:
1 Central Government 288.3 17.7 6.5 196.3 213.4
2 Island Governments 126.0 -11.4 -8.3 25.0 24.8
3 Private sector 2799.4 13.2 0.5 112.6 4.2
4 Miscellaneous -432.4 37.5 -8.0 23.5 -5.2
II Total domestic factors 2781.3 57.0 2.1 357.4 14.7
III Net foreign assets 1204.1 8.9 0.7 117.6 10.8
IV Total money supply 3985.4 65.9 1.7 475.0 13.5
of which: 1 Money 1589.5 58.8 3.8 194.3 13.9
2 Near Money 2395.9 7.1 0.3 280.7 13.3
V Net international reserves 1244.5 8.9 0.7 117.6 10.4
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 2.00 n.a.
III Treasury paper, 3 months (last issue) 3.00 3.00 6.00
IV Treasury paper, 6 months (last issue) 2.85 3.00 6.00
VI Treasury paper, 12 months (last issue) 4.60 4.80 7.00
VII Government bonds, effective yield (5 yrs.) 6.90 6.90 8.75
VIII Banks*: 1 Passbook savings 3.54 3.56 3.66
2 Time dep. 12 months, f.10.000 5.51 5.45 6.17
3 Mortgages 9.65 9.61 9.82
4 Current account overdrafts** 10.66 10.56 10.07
* 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: 17-Jun-2003