Deposits of Lithuanian residents with credit institutions increased
Balance Sheet of Monetary Financial Institutions, February 2019
Today, the Bank of Lithuania published the monetary financial institution (MFI) balance sheet for February 2019, which shows that deposits of Lithuanian residents with credit institutions rose by €179.1 million over the month. Household, general government and financial sector deposits increased by €156.5 million, €76.8 million and €4.5 million respectively, while non-financial corporation deposits contracted by €58.7 million. Overnight deposits of Lithuanian households with credit institutions increased by €143.5 million, while those of non-financial corporations contracted by €11.8 million over the month. Loans granted by credit institutions to Lithuanian residents decreased by €13.6 million over the month. Loans to Lithuanian households and the general government sector contracted by €12.6 million and €8.1 million respectively, while loans to the financial sector and non-financial corporations increased by €4.7 million and €2.4 million respectively. Loans for house purchase granted by credit institutions to Lithuanian households increased by €32.4 million, while loans for consumption and other purposes decreased by €4.6 million and €40.4 million respectively.
More information on the balance sheet of MFIs for February 2019 is available in the statistical release (105.4 KB ) of the Bank of Lithuania. Comprehensive MFI balance sheet data are also published on the Bank of Lithuania’s website.