Total Deposit Went Down Rs. 25 Billion in Fourth Week of Shrawan, Lending Up by Rs. 9 Billion; Present CD Ratio Stands 88.28%

Mon, Aug 15, 2022 3:43 PM on Latest, Economy, National,

Nepal Bankers' Association (NBA) has unveiled an elaborate report on the trend of deposit and lending in the Nation's Commercial banks. This is the data reported as of fourth week of Sharwan, 2079. The CD ratio till Shrawan 27, 2079 was 88.35%. However, the same ratio as of 28th Shrawan stood at 88.28%.

The total deposit figure has fallen by Rs. 25 billion (Arba) in the fourth week of Shrawan, and the figure stood at Rs. 4421 billion. In the third week of Shrawan, this figure had fallen by Rs. 4 billion from the week before that. In total Rs. 4312 billion worth of deposits are in local currency while the rest Rs. 108 billion is in foreign currency.

Meanwhile, the total lending has risen by Rs. 9 billion, and the total figure stood at Rs. 4175 billion. Rs. 4145 billion worth of lending has been forwarded in local currency while Rs. 30 billion is in foreign currency.