THE BAHAMAS' COMMERCIAL BANK'S ASSETS
JULY - SEPTEMBER 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Assets SEPTEMBER 2006
       
Till Cash 59.1 159.6
Balance with Central Bank 359.8 971.4
Securities 545.5 1,473.0
Central Government 482.0 1,301.5
Treasury Bills 34.6 93.3
Other 447.5 1,208.2
Rest of Public Sector 34.3 92.5
Private Sector 29.2 78.9
Loans and Advances 5,888.1 15,897.9
Government 70.9 191.4
Public corporation 326.1 880.5
Other 5,491.1 14,826.0
Other Assets 702.6 1,896.9
Total Domestic Assets 7,555.1 20,398.8
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS' COMMERCIAL BANK'S LIABILITIES
JULY - SEPTEMBER 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Liabilities SEPTEMBER 2006
       
Resident Deposits 4,966.4 13,409.4
Demand 1,238.6 3,344.3
Government 64.4 173.9
Other 1,174.2 3,170.5
Savings 949.0 2,562.4
Fixed 2,778.8 7,502.7
Due to Central Bank 0.8 2.2
Capital and Surplus Accounts 1,420.7 3,835.8
Other Liabilities 443.4 1,197.1
Total Domestic liabilities 6,831.3 18,444.5
Net Foreign Assets (723.8) (1,954.3)
TOTAL LIABILITIES 7,555.1 20,398.8
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS' COMMERCIAL BANK'S
SECTORAL DISTRIBUTION OF CREDIT: JULY - SEPTEMBER 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Sectors SEPTEMBER 2006
       
Agriculture 10.1 27.3
Fisheries 21.7 58.6
Mining and Quarrying 0.7 1.9
Manufacturing 33.5 90.4
Distribution 202.4 546.6
Tourism 30.7 82.9
Entertainment and Catering 22.4 60.4
Transport 16.7 45.0
Construction 296.9 801.7
Government 30.3 81.8
Rest of Public sector 90.3 243.9
Private Financial Inst. 17.1 46.1
Professional and Other Services 146.6 395.7
Personal 3,904.2 10,541.3
Miscellaneous 289.6 781.9
TOTAL 5,113.1 13,805.5
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS' MONETARY SURVEY: JULY - SEPTEMBER 2006
(B$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Monetary Survey SEPTEMBER 2006
       
Banking System Net Foreign Assets -148.5 -401.0
Domestic Credit 6,372.6 17,206.0
Government (net) 630.5 1,702.4
Private Sector 5,373.6 14,508.7
Other Public Sector (net) 368.5 995.0
Total Monetary Liabilities (M2) 4,991.8 13,477.9
Money Supply (M1) 1,246.3 3,365.0
Currency in Active Circulation 199.0 537.3
Demand Deposits 1,047.3 2,827.7
Quasi-Money 3,745.5 10,112.9
Time Deposits 2,651.2 7,158.2
Savings Deposits 941.1 2,541.0
Foreign Currency Deposits 153.2 413.6
Other Items (Net) 1,232.3 3,327.2
       
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007
THE BAHAMAS'
COMMERCIAL BANK'S INTEREST RATES
PERIOD ENDING SEPTEMBER 2006
(Percentage)
   
Period Ended
 
Savings 2.1
Deposits
3 Months 3.13
6 Months 3.72
12 Months 3.78
Prime Lending
   
Source: The Central Bank of The Bahamas - Quarterly Statistical Digest August 2007

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