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
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

Illustrative stock photo

More aggressive COVID strain probably dominant in Slovakia. It is not necessarily bad news

Virologists report they have found that the B.1.1.7 strain, first detected in the UK, is dominant in the samples from Trenčín.

24 h
Illustrative stock photo

News digest: Slovakia will receive more than 4 million vaccines

Schools will continue with distance education. Curfew will be applied on January 25 and 26 too.

24 h
Gabriel Šípoš

I receive more hate mail than I used to, says outgoing transparency watchdog director

Gabriel Šípoš leaves Transparency International Slovakia after 11 years. Slovakia has gone a long way in transparency, he says.

20. jan