Selected Monetary Figures as per: January, 2006
Outstanding
Amount
Change with regard to
Previous month Previous year
Amount % Amount %
1 2 3 4 5
A. CENTRAL BANK:
I Central Government advances 18.5 0.0 0.0 -10.7 -36.6
II Official Reserves 1097.4 -20.5 -1.8 54.7 5.2
III Banknotes issued 266.9 -17.0 -6.0 10.0 3.9
IV Deposits of:
1 Banks 549.0 -6.4 -1.2 -42.7 -7.2
2 Central Government 7.8 5.6 254.5 6.3 420.0
3 Island Government of Curacao 67.3 12.6 23.0 48.2 252.4
4 Development projects 38.2 0.1 0.3 -47.8 -55.6
5 Private sector 132.5 -22.5 -14.5 81.3 158.8
V Loans to banks 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
B. COMMERCIAL BANKS:
I Loans to private sector 3360.4 -2.3 -0.1 392.1 13.2
II Short term (net) foreign assets 758.4 132.3 21.1 309.9 69.1
III Central Government deposits 47.1 -4.5 -8.7 -0.5 -1.1
IV Island Governments deposits 53.1 -15.8 -22.9 8.3 18.5
V Private sector deposits 4669.2 130.7 2.9 423.5 10.0
of which: 1 demand deposits 1493.2 22.1 1.5 102.8 7.4
2 time deposits 1969.2 103.9 5.6 244.8 14.2
3 savings 1206.8 4.7 0.4 75.9 6.7
C. GOVERNMENT LOANS ISSUED:
I Central Government:
1 Bills and notes 86.7 -7.7 -8.2 -30.9 -26.3
2 Bonds 1800.1 28.5 1.6 100.1 5.9
II Island Governments:
1 Bills and notes 183.4 -19.2 -9.5 34.4 23.1
2 Bonds 1149.1 9.3 0.8 6.4 0.6
D. MONETARY SURVEY:
I Factors affecting the money supply:
1 Central Government 372.0 -25.9 -6.5 -9.1 -2.4
2 Island Governments 221.8 -2.2 -1.0 -62.5 -22.0
3 Private sector 3556.3 106.0 3.1 484.1 15.8
4 Miscellaneous -974.3 -91.5 10.4 -287.0 41.8
II Total domestic factors 3175.8 -13.6 -0.4 125.5 4.1
III Net foreign assets 1855.8 111.8 6.4 364.6 24.5
IV Total money supply 5031.6 98.2 2.0 490.1 10.8
of which: 1 Money 1753.6 -30.4 -1.7 87.4 5.2
2 Near Money 3278.0 128.6 4.1 402.7 14.0
V Net international reserves 1855.8 111.8 6.4 364.6 24.5
E. INTEREST RATES: % p.a. previous month previous year
I Pledging rate 4.50 4.50 3.00
II Treasury paper, 1 months (last issue) 4.75 4.50 3.65
III Treasury paper, 3 months (last issue) 4.04 4.04 4.30
IV Treasury paper, 6 months (last issue) 4.73 4.73 5.00
VI Treasury paper, 12 months (last issue) 5.46 5.46 5.70
VII Government bonds, effective yield (5 yrs.) 6.25 6.25 6.75
VIII Banks*: 1 Passbook savings 2.81 2.81 2.78
2 Time dep. 12 months, f.10.000 4.11 4.11 4.17
3 Mortgages 8.57 8.57 8.82
4 Current account overdrafts 9.61 9.61 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: 22-Mar-2006

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