Selected Monetary Figures as per: September, 2007
Outstanding
Amount
Change with regard to
Previous month Previous year
Amount % Amount %
1 2 3 4 5
A. CENTRAL BANK:
I Central Government advances 0.5 -20.2 -97.6 0.5 -
II Official Reserves 1392.7 26.4 1.9 229.0 19.7
III Banknotes issued 308.6 1.6 0.5 29.1 10.4
IV Deposits of:
1 Banks 660.3 -2.1 -0.3 62.6 10.5
2 Central Government 2.0 -0.2 -9.1 -10.6 -84.1
3 Island Government of Curacao 1.0 -2.0 -66.7 -15.1 -93.8
4 Development projects 8.4 0.0 0.0 -30.4 -78.4
5 Private sector 248.0 -1.3 -0.5 46.4 23.0
V Loans to banks 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 -
B. COMMERCIAL BANKS:
I Loans to private sector 4150.0 75.9 1.9 474.8 12.9
II Short term (net) foreign assets 504.2 -22.8 -4.3 2.9 0.6
III Central Government deposits 67.9 -5.2 -7.1 7.9 13.2
IV Island Governments deposits 46.3 -2.1 -4.3 10.6 29.7
V Private sector deposits 5291.8 38.7 0.7 502.0 10.5
of which: 1 demand deposits 1794.5 29.0 1.6 199.0 12.5
2 time deposits 2018.1 7.3 0.4 85.4 4.4
3 savings 1479.2 2.4 0.2 217.6 17.2
C. GOVERNMENT LOANS ISSUED:
I Central Government:
1 Bills and notes 218.7 39.0 21.7 172.2 370.3
2 Bonds 1798.8 0.0 0.0 -80.9 -4.3
II Island Governments:
1 Bills and notes 158.0 -10.3 -6.1 -39.9 -20.2
2 Bonds 1240.2 -28.9 -2.3 68.5 5.8
D. MONETARY SURVEY:
I Factors affecting the money supply:
1 Central Government 390.5 -17.0 -4.2 101.3 35.0
2 Island Governments 236.3 -16.6 -6.6 5.3 2.3
3 Private sector 4418.6 108.6 2.5 492.2 12.5
4 Miscellaneous -1142.7 -45.6 4.2 -266.4 30.4
II Total domestic factors 3902.7 29.4 0.8 332.4 9.3
III Net foreign assets 1896.9 3.6 0.2 231.9 13.9
IV Total money supply 5799.6 33.0 0.6 564.3 10.8
of which: 1 Money 2078.3 28.3 1.4 202.3 10.8
2 Near Money 3721.3 4.7 0.1 362.0 10.8
V Net international reserves 1896.9 3.6 0.2 231.9 13.9
E. INTEREST RATES: % p.a. previous month previous year
I Pledging rate 5.25 5.50 5.50
II Treasury paper, 1 months (last issue) 5.50 5.50 5.55
III Treasury paper, 3 months (last issue) 6.87 6.05 5.75
IV Treasury paper, 6 months (last issue) 7.79 7.79 5.96
VI Treasury paper, 12 months (last issue) 7.53 7.53 6.55
VII Government bonds, effective yield (5 yrs.) 7.38 7.38 7.10
VIII Banks*: 1 Passbook savings 2.67 2.76 2.77
2 Time dep. 12 months, f.10.000 4.27 4.31 4.02
3 Mortgages 8.16 8.25 8.51
4 Current account overdrafts 9.03 9.30 9.54
* 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: 23-Nov-2007

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