THE BAHAMAS' COMMERCIAL BANK'S ASSETS
JANUARY - MARCH 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Assets MARCH 2006
       
Till Cash 57.0 154.0
Balance with Central Bank 347.0 936.8
Securities 542.0 1,463.3
Central Government 491.9 1,328.1
Treasury Bills 78.0 210.7
Other 413.9 1,117.5
Rest of Public Sector 22.6 61.1
Private Sector 27.4 74.1
Loans and Advances 5,494.5 14,835.1
Government 122.6 330.9
Public corporation 283.6 765.7
Other 5,088.3 13,738.5
Other Assets 668.9 1,805.9
Total Domestic Assets 7,109.3 19,195.1
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS' COMMERCIAL BANK'S LIABILITIES
JANUARY - MARCH 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Liabilities MARCH 2006
       
Resident Deposits 4,787.0 12,924.8
Demand 1,166.9 3,150.7
Government 63.8 172.4
Other 1,103.1 2,978.3
Savings 915.3 2,471.2
Fixed 2,704.8 7,302.9
Due to Central Bank 0.8 2.2
Capital and Surplus Accounts 1,278.4 3,451.8
Other Liabilities 389.8 1,052.4
Total Domestic liabilities 6,455.2 17,429.2
Net Foreign Assets (654.1) (1,765.9)
TOTAL LIABILITIES 7,109.3 19,195.1
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS' COMMERCIAL BANK'S
SECTORAL DISTRIBUTION OF CREDIT: JANUARY - MARCH 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Sectors MARCH 2006
       
Agriculture 9.9 26.7
Fisheries 14.1 38.0
Mining and Quarrying 0.8 2.1
Manufacturing 28.2 76.1
Distribution 181.3 489.4
Tourism 28.0 75.7
Entertainment and Catering 20.1 54.3
Transport 13.4 36.2
Construction 276.2 745.8
Government 108.6 293.1
Rest of Public sector 68.1 183.9
Private Financial Inst. 12.2 32.9
Professional and Other Services 146.8 396.4
Personal 3,608.6 9,743.1
Miscellaneous 262.4 708.5
TOTAL 4,778.6 12,902.1
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS' MONETARY SURVEY: JANUARY - MARCH 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Monetary Survey MARCH 2006
       
Banking System Net Foreign Assets -47.7 -128.8
Domestic Credit 5,900.8 15,932.2
Government (net) 616.4 1,664.3
Private Sector 4,969.9 13,418.7
Other Public Sector (net) 314.5 849.2
Total Monetary Liabilities (M2) 4,833.2 13,049.6
Money Supply (M1) 1,245.4 3,362.6
Currency in Active Circulation 198.2 535.1
Demand Deposits 1,047.2 2,827.4
Quasi-Money 3,587.8 9,687.1
Time Deposits 2,555.4 6,899.6
Savings Deposits 911.5 2,461.1
Foreign Currency Deposits 120.9 326.4
Other Items (Net) 1,019.9 2,753.7
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS'
COMMERCIAL BANK'S INTEREST RATES
PERIOD ENDING MARCH 2006
(Percentage)
   
Period Ended
 
Savings 2.32
Deposits
3 Months 3.23
6 Months 3.60
12 Months 3.81
Prime Lending
   
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007

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