Selected Monetary Figures as per: April, 2005
Outstanding
Amount
Change with regard to
Previous month Previous year
Amount % Amount %
1 2 3 4 5
A. CENTRAL BANK:
I Central Government advances 0.0 0.0 0.0 -29.2 -100.0
II Official Reserves 1286.6 136.4 11.9 380.5 42.0
III Banknotes issued 264.7 6.2 2.4 3.4 1.3
IV Deposits of:
1 Banks 584.3 -25.9 -4.2 50.9 9.5
2 Central Government Tax Collector 65.3 32.7 100.3 64.0 -
3 Island Government Tax Collector 114.1 101.9 835.2 99.9 703.5
4 Development projects 47.7 -22.6 -32.1 -23.6 -33.1
5 Private sector 193.3 39.7 25.8 160.6 491.1
V Loans to banks 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
B. COMMERCIAL BANKS:
I Loans to private sector 3042.7 49.3 1.6 255.2 9.2
II Short term (net) foreign assets 533.8 31.8 6.3 47.0 9.7
III Central Government deposits 43.7 8.3 23.4 4.9 12.6
IV Island Governments deposits 58.7 -17.4 -22.9 -12.2 -17.2
V Private sector deposits 4403.8 32.0 0.7 461.8 11.7
of which: 1 demand deposits 1486.8 2.3 0.2 228.1 18.1
2 time deposits 1768.0 23.9 1.4 186.5 11.8
3 savings 1149.0 5.8 0.5 47.2 4.3
C. GOVERNMENT LOANS ISSUED:
I Central Government:
1 Bills and notes 102.5 -9.5 -8.5 51.3 100.2
2 Bonds 1733.4 -9.2 -0.5 102.0 6.3
II Island Governments:
1 Bills and notes 152.2 -5.4 -3.4 42.1 38.2
2 Bonds 1140.8 -0.6 -0.1 92.9 8.9
D. MONETARY SURVEY:
I Factors affecting the money supply:
1 Central Government 367.7 -19.6 -5.1 63.5 20.9
2 Island Governments 171.6 -90.0 -34.4 -19.9 -10.4
3 Private sector 3148.2 49.3 1.6 249.7 8.6
4 Miscellaneous -680.4 -27.5 4.2 -132.5 24.2
II Total domestic factors 3007.1 -87.8 -2.8 160.8 5.6
III Net foreign assets 1820.4 168.2 10.2 467.9 34.6
IV Total money supply 4827.5 80.4 1.7 628.7 15.0
of which: 1 Money 1784.5 54.7 3.2 269.0 17.7
2 Near Money 3043.0 25.7 0.9 359.7 13.4
V Net international reserves 1820.4 168.2 10.2 427.5 30.7
E. INTEREST RATES: % p.a. previous month previous year
I Pledging rate 3.00 3.00 2.25
II Treasury paper, 1 months (last issue) 3.55 3.55 n.a.
III Treasury paper, 3 months (last issue) 3.69 3.69 3.00
IV Treasury paper, 6 months (last issue) 4.63 4.92 3.00
VI Treasury paper, 12 months (last issue) 5.57 5.67 4.80
VII Government bonds, effective yield (5 yrs.) 6.75 6.75 6.90
VIII Banks*: 1 Passbook savings 2.77 2.77 3.22
2 Time dep. 12 months, f.10.000 4.13 4.17 4.64
3 Mortgages 8.66 8.67 9.10
4 Current account overdrafts 10.25 10.43 10.67
* Preliminary weighted 6-months moving average of commercial banks.
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.
5. Before January 2002, the discount rate of treasury paper was reported. Since January 2002, treasury paper is issued through bi-weekly tenders.
Through this system, market participants can influence the interest rate.
Last update: 16-Jun-2005