Romania’s annual bank deposit growth accelerates in July
BUCHAREST (Romania), Aug 24 (SeeNews) – Non-government sector deposits in Romanian banks increased 15.3% over the year to reach 442.3 billion lei ($ 125 billion / 107 billion euros) in July, against an annual increase of 14.7% in June, the central bank BNR said on Tuesday.
Leu deposits increased 16.4 percent on the year, reaching 286 billion lei in July, the same pace as the previous month, BNR said in a monthly monetary statistics report.
Foreign currency deposits increased 13.3% over the year to 156 billion lei in July, after increasing 11.5% in June.
The details follow (in billions of lei, nominal percentage change):
|July, billion lei||July a / a||June a / a|
|Foreign currency deposits||156,197.3||13.3||11.5|
(1 euro = 4.9286 lei)