Lietuvos Bankas

06/27/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/27/2018 06:06

Loans granted by Lithuania’s credit institutions to Lithuanian residents increased

Balance Sheet of Monetary Financial Institutions, May 2018

Today, the Bank of Lithuania published the MFI balance sheet for May 2018, which shows that loans granted by credit institutions to Lithuanian residents increased by €462.4 million. Loans to Lithuania's non-financial corporations, households and financial sector grew by €335.6 million, €88.6 million and €41.0 million respectively, while loans to general government reduced by €2.8 million. Loans for house purchase, consumption and other purposes granted by credit institutions to Lithuanian households increased by €58.4 million, €13.4 million and €16.7 million respectively. Deposits of Lithuanian residents with credit institutions rose by €171.3 million over the month. General government, non-financial corporation and household deposits increased by €84.6 million, €73.6 million and €48.8 million respectively, while financial sector deposits reduced by €35.8 million. Overnight deposits of non-financial corporations and households with credit institutions grew by €80.9 million and €62.8 million respectively over the month.

More information on the balance sheet of MFIs for May 2018 is available in the statistical release (245 KB )of the Bank of Lithuania. Comprehensive MFI balance sheet data are also published on the Bank of Lithuania's website.