Weekly money and bank statistics were published by the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT). Accordingly, total deposits in the banking sector (including between banks) increased by 156 billion 808 million 168 thousand liras in the week ending August 12 and rose to 8 trillion 29 billion 916 million 329 thousand liras.
In the same period, TL deposits in banks increased by 4.32 percent to 3 trillion 410 billion 177 million 877 thousand liras, and foreign currency (FX) deposits increased by 0.14 percent to 4 trillion 247 billion 678 million 230 thousand liras.
While the total FX deposits in banks amounted to 250 billion 168 million dollars last week, 217 billion 145 million dollars of this amount was collected in the accounts of domestic residents. Looking at the change in total FX deposits of domestic residents, there was a decrease of 313 million dollars as of August 12, in parity adjusted data.
The amount of installment commercial loans increased
Consumer loans in deposit banks increased by 0.71 percent last week to 887 billion 671 million 31 thousand liras. In the same period, commercial loans with installments increased by 0.15 percent to 779 billion 531 million 217 thousand liras, and the balance of credit cards increased by 1.88 percent to 452 billion 95 million 82 thousand liras.
Consumer loans in deposit banks consisted of 322 billion 886 million 857 thousand liras for housing, 19 billion 467 million 79 thousand liras for vehicles and 545 billion 317 million 95 thousand liras for other loans.
The total loan volume of the banking sector, including the CBRT, increased by 59 billion 367 million 562 thousand liras in the week ending August 12 and reached 6 trillion 318 billion 209 million 774 thousand liras. Total loan volume increased by 67.35 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.