Lithuania’s credit institutions granted more loans to Lithuanian residents
Balance Sheet of Monetary Financial Institutions, August 2019
Today, the Bank of Lithuania published the MFI balance sheet for August 2019, which shows that loans granted by credit institutions to Lithuanian residents increased by €223.1 million over the month. Loans to Lithuanian non-financial corporations and households grew by €169.6 million and €57.0 million respectively, while loans to the financial sector and general government contracted by €2.0 million and €1.5 million respectively. Loans to Lithuanian households for house purchase, consumption and other purposes increased by €56.2 million, €0.7 million and €0.1 million respectively. Deposits of Lithuanian residents with credit institutions rose by €200.3 million over the month. Non-financial corporation, household and financial sector deposits increased by €90.6 million, €88.5 million and €53.1 million respectively, while general government deposits reduced by €31.9 million. Overnight deposits from Lithuanian non-financial corporations and households increased by €118.3 million and €87.1 million respectively over the month.
More information on the balance sheet of MFIs for August 2019 is available in the statistical release (103.9 KB download icon) of the Bank of Lithuania. Comprehensive MFI balance sheet data are also published on the Bank of Lithuania’s website.