Selected Monetary Figures as per: May, 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 1260.4 -26.2 -2.0 321.5 34.2
III Banknotes issued 265.7 1.0 0.4 10.0 3.9
IV Deposits of:
1 Banks 624.1 39.8 6.8 88.3 16.5
2 Central Government Tax Collector 34.7 -30.6 -46.9 9.1 -
3 Island Government Tax Collector 110.2 -3.9 -3.4 101.7 1196.5
4 Development projects 47.1 -0.6 -1.3 -27.1 -36.5
5 Private sector 155.7 -37.6 -19.5 114.3 276.1
V Loans to banks 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
B. COMMERCIAL BANKS:
I Loans to private sector 3065.8 23.1 0.8 312.6 11.4
II Short term (net) foreign assets 527.3 -6.5 -1.2 61.6 13.2
III Central Government deposits 41.6 -2.1 -4.8 -2.4 -5.5
IV Island Governments deposits 49.3 -9.4 -16.0 -14.0 -22.1
V Private sector deposits 4451.6 47.8 1.1 509.3 12.9
of which: 1 demand deposits 1502.0 15.2 1.0 241.0 19.1
2 time deposits 1792.5 24.5 1.4 217.8 13.8
3 savings 1157.1 8.1 0.7 50.5 4.6
C. GOVERNMENT LOANS ISSUED:
I Central Government:
1 Bills and notes 92.1 -10.4 -10.1 -1.4 -1.5
2 Bonds 1729.4 -4.0 -0.2 75.1 4.5
II Island Governments:
1 Bills and notes 146.2 -6.0 -3.9 23.1 18.8
2 Bonds 1140.2 -0.6 -0.1 93.4 8.9
D. MONETARY SURVEY:
I Factors affecting the money supply:
1 Central Government 366.0 -1.7 -0.5 48.1 15.1
2 Island Governments 172.2 0.6 0.3 -42.1 -19.6
3 Private sector 3171.4 23.2 0.7 313.5 11.0
4 Miscellaneous -667.6 12.8 -1.9 -115.3 20.9
II Total domestic factors 3042.0 34.9 1.2 204.2 7.2
III Net foreign assets 1787.7 -32.7 -1.8 423.5 31.0
IV Total money supply 4829.7 2.2 0.0 627.7 14.9
of which: 1 Money 1799.1 14.6 0.8 278.4 18.3
2 Near Money 3030.6 -12.4 -0.4 349.3 13.0
V Net international reserves 1787.7 -32.7 -1.8 383.1 27.3
E. INTEREST RATES: % p.a. previous month previous year
I Pledging rate 3.25 3.00 2.25
II Treasury paper, 1 months (last issue) 3.47 3.55 n.a.
III Treasury paper, 3 months (last issue) 3.40 3.69 3.00
IV Treasury paper, 6 months (last issue) 4.44 4.63 3.00
VI Treasury paper, 12 months (last issue) 5.47 5.57 4.80
VII Government bonds, effective yield (5 yrs.) 6.75 6.75 6.90
VIII Banks*: 1 Passbook savings 2.76 2.77 3.15
2 Time dep. 12 months, f.10.000 4.21 4.13 4.60
3 Mortgages 8.68 8.66 9.15
4 Current account overdrafts 10.29 10.25 10.73
* 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: 7-Jul-2005