Central bank says Slovak households’ bank deposits in August were highest in 17 months

The volume of bank deposits made by Slovak households in August increased by 2.7 percent year-on-year, Slovakia's central bank (NBS) reported in early November, the TASR newswire wrote.

The volume of bank deposits made by Slovak households in August increased by 2.7 percent year-on-year, Slovakia's central bank (NBS) reported in early November, the TASR newswire wrote.

At the end of August, Slovaks had €23.1 billion in deposits in banks, which is the highest amount recorded since February 2009.

Compared to the situation one year ago, the volume of money deposited in banks by non-financial institutions (the business sector) also rose in August, by 4.7 percent, and reached €9.02 billion, the highest figure since December 2009.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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