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 145 billion 898 million 852 thousand liras in the week ending March 24 and rose to 10 trillion 212 billion 739 million 46 thousand liras.
In the same period, TL deposits in banks increased by 1.7 percent to 5 trillion 800 billion 38 million 579 thousand liras, and foreign currency (FX) deposits increased by 0.7 percent to 4 trillion 15 billion 105 million 912 thousand liras.
While the total FX deposits in banks were 221 billion 643 million dollars last week, 186.5 billion dollars of this amount was collected in the accounts of residents.
Looking at the change in total FX deposits of domestic residents, a decrease of 1 billion 665 million dollars was observed as of March 24, in parity adjusted data.
The amount of installment commercial loans increased
Consumer loans in deposit banks increased by 1.5 percent last week to 1 trillion 191 billion 373 million 583 thousand liras. In the same period, commercial loans with installments increased by 1.6 percent to 921 billion 198 million 222 thousand liras, and the balance of credit cards increased by 4.2 percent to 794 billion 83 million 147 thousand liras.
Of the consumer loans in deposit banks, 352 billion 203 million 129 thousand liras consisted of housing, 49 billion 41 million 739 thousand liras vehicle and 790 billion 128 million 715 thousand liras other loans.
The total loan volume of the banking sector, including the CBRT, increased by 118 billion 804 million 17 thousand liras in the week ending March 24 and reached 8 trillion 67 billion 96 million 107 thousand liras. Total loan volume increased by 53.1 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.