Selected Monetary Figures as per: May, 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 28.7 12.7 79.4 -0.5 -1.7
II Official Reserves 908.7 55.4 6.5 101.7 12.6
III Banknotes issued 259.8 -2.3 -0.9 10.9 4.4
IV Deposits of:
1 Banks 577.8 22.2 4.0 52.7 10.0
2 Central Government Tax Collector 1.8 -0.1 -5.3 -0.9 -33.3
3 Island Government Tax Collector 41.6 32.1 337.9 39.7 -
4 Development projects 82.1 3.2 4.1 -13.3 -13.9
5 Private sector 62.3 11.7 23.1 48.3 345.0
V Loans to banks 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
B. COMMERCIAL BANKS:
I Loans to private sector 2684.9 -5.5 -0.2 103.1 4.0
II Short term (net) foreign assets 398.6 7.4 1.9 93.1 30.5
III Central Government deposits 28.6 0.8 2.9 -23.1 -44.7
IV Island Governments deposits 66.5 -21.6 -24.5 26.8 67.5
V Private sector deposits 3721.6 8.5 0.2 454.4 13.9
of which: 1 demand deposits 1317.8 0.6 0.0 171.9 15.0
2 time deposits 1398.0 -2.7 -0.2 188.6 15.6
3 savings 1005.8 10.6 1.1 93.9 10.3
C. GOVERNMENT LOANS ISSUED:
I Central Government:
1 Bills and notes 90.3 -9.5 -9.5 -11.3 -11.1
2 Bonds 1054.4 0.3 0.0 133.2 14.5
II Island Governments:
1 Bills and notes 91.9 -6.0 -6.1 42.8 87.2
2 Bonds 1024.8 33.7 3.4 125.6 14.0
D. MONETARY SURVEY:
I Factors affecting the money supply:
1 Central Government 289.9 1.6 0.6 198.8 218.2
2 Island Governments 108.1 -17.9 -14.2 -11.9 -9.9
3 Private sector 2803.9 4.5 0.2 110.6 4.1
4 Miscellaneous -460.2 -27.8 6.4 17.2 -3.6
II Total domestic factors 2741.7 -39.6 -1.4 314.7 13.0
III Net foreign assets 1266.9 62.8 5.2 194.8 18.2
IV Total money supply 4008.6 23.2 0.6 509.5 14.6
of which: 1 Money 1604.8 15.3 1.0 227.0 16.5
2 Near Money 2403.8 7.9 0.3 282.5 13.3
V Net international reserves 1307.3 62.8 5.0 194.8 17.5
E. INTEREST RATES: % p.a. previous month previous year
I Pledging rate 2.50 3.00 6.75
II Treasury paper, 1 months (last issue) 1.96 2.00 n.a.
III Treasury paper, 3 months (last issue) 2.49 3.00 5.75
IV Treasury paper, 6 months (last issue) 3.79 2.85 6.25
VI Treasury paper, 12 months (last issue) 4.81 4.60 6.90
VII Government bonds, effective yield (5 yrs.) 6.90 6.90 8.75
VIII Banks*: 1 Passbook savings 3.53 3.54 3.66
2 Time dep. 12 months, f.10.000 5.58 5.51 6.40
3 Mortgages 9.70 9.65 9.76
4 Current account overdrafts** 10.68 10.66 10.12
* 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: 11-Jul-2003