According to the weekly bulletin published by the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency (BDDK), the loan volume of the sector increased by 73 billion 823 million liras as of March 17. In the said period, the total loan volume increased from 8 trillion 172 billion 867 million liras to 8 trillion 246 billion 690 million liras.
Total deposits in the banking sector (including interbank) increased by 159 billion 996 million liras last week. The total deposits of the banking sector, which increased by 1.66 percent in the week in question, became 9 trillion 814 billion 163 million liras.
Consumer loans became 1 trillion 234 billion 553 million liras
According to the data, the amount of consumer loans increased by 8 billion 387 million liras as of March 17 to 1 trillion 234 billion 553 million liras. 379 billion 419 million lira of the said loans consisted of housing loans, 60 billion 75 million liras for vehicles and 795 billion 59 million liras for consumer loans.
In the said period, the amount of commercial loans with installments increased by 8 billion 104 million liras and reached 1 trillion 6 billion 821 million liras. Banks’ personal credit card receivables increased by 1.2 percent to 526 billion 131 million liras. 272 billion 769 million liras of personal credit card receivables were paid in installments and 253 billion 362 million liras were without installments.
Legal equity increased
According to the BRSA weekly data, NPLs in the banking sector increased by 239 million liras compared to the previous week and reached 159 billion 390 million liras as of March 17. A special provision has been set aside for 138 billion 984 million TL of the aforementioned non-performing receivables.
In the same period, legal equities of the banking system increased by 233 million liras and reached 1 trillion 762 billion 377 million liras.