In the second week of Baisakh, commercial banks saw a drop in total deposits of Rs. 10 billion and a rise in lending of Rs. 1 billion
A report on the deposit and lending trends in the country’s commercial banks has been released. This is the information as of the conclusion of the second week of Baisakh 2079, that is, till Baisakh 09.
In the second week, the overall deposit amount fell by Rs. 10 billion. The total amount of deposits is Rs. 4367 billion. The deposit is worth Rs. 4259 billion in local currency, with the remaining Rs. 108 billion in foreign currency.
Meanwhile, total loan has dropped by Rs. 1 billion, bringing the total to Rs. 4194 billion. In local currency, Rs. 4153 billion has been forwarded, while Rs. 41 billion has been forwarded in foreign money.