GUYANA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S ASSETS
JANUARY - MARCH 2007
(GY$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Assets MARCH 2007
       
Foreign Sector 38,025.3 507.0
Balances due from banks abroad 13,116.2 174.9
Loans to Non-Residents 903.1 12.0
Other 24,006.0 320.0
Public Sector 49,051.4 654.0
Central Government 46,077.4 614.3
Securities 46,076.5 614.3
Loans 0.9 0.0
Public Enterprises 2,855.7 38.1
Other 118.2 1.6
Non Bank Financial Institutions Loans 246.6 3.3
Private Sector Loans & Advances 50,715.9 676.1
Bank of Guyana 23,759.4 316.8
Deposits 21,869.8 291.6
External Payment Deposits 61.7 0.8
Currency 1,828.0 24.4
Other Assets 24,873.1 331.6
Total Domestic Assets 186,671.7 2488.7
       
Source: Bank of Guyana Banking System Statistical Abstract - May 2007
GUYANA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S LIABILITIES
JANUARY - MARCH 2007
(GY$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Liabilities MARCH 2007
       
Foreign Sector 12,447.1 165.9
Balances due to banks abroad 988.7 13.2
Non-Resident Deposits 11,458.4 152.8
Other - 0.0
Public Sector 21,326.2 284.3
Central Govt. Deposits 2,396.2 31.9
Public Enterprise Deposits 9,714.2 129.5
Other Deposits 9,215.7 122.9
Non-Banks Financial Institutions Deposits 7,782.3 103.8
Private Sector Deposits 120,253.3 1603.2
External Payment Deposits 61.7 0.8
Bank of Guyana - 0.0
Other Liabilities 6,288.7 83.8
Capital & Reserves 18,512.5 246.8
TOTAL LIABILITIES 186,671.7 2,488.7
       
Source: Bank of Guyana Banking System Statistical Abstract - May 2007
GUYANA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S
SECTORAL DISTRIBUTION OF CREDIT: JANUARY - MARCH 2007
(GY$ MN) (EC$ MN)
               
Sectors MARCH 2007
Public Private Public Private
               
GENERAL GOVERNMENT 119.1 - 1.6 -
FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - 246.6 - 3.3
Insurance Companies - 232.1 - 3.1
Building Societies - 0.0 - 0.0
Credit Unions - - - -
Brokers and Money Lenders - 14.5 - 0.2
Trust and Investment Companies - 0.0 - 0.0
Pension Funds - - - -
BUSINESS ENTERPRISES 2,855.7 31,402.3 38.1 418.7
Agriculture 517.4 3,574.7 6.9 47.7
Sugarcane 517.4 63.9 6.9 0.9
Paddy - 1,202.1 - 16.0
Other Farming - 77.1 - 1.0
Livestock - 563.6 - 7.5
Forestry - 48.4 - 0.6
Shrimp and Other Fishing - 1,619.6 - 21.6
Mining and Quarrying 0.1 942.6 0.0 12.6
Bauxite 0.1 184.9 0.0 2.5
Other 0.0 757.7 0.0 10.1
Manufacturing 2,338.2 10,394.7 31.2 138.6
Timber and Sawmilling - 1,514.9 - 20.2
Other Construction and Engin. - 4,124.9 - 55.0
Sugar Molasses 1,429.7 2.4 19.1 0.0
Rice Milling 126.9 1,339.1 1.7 17.9
Beverage, Food and Tobacco - 1,364.4 - 18.2
Textiles and Clothing - 36.0 - 0.5
Electricity 781.6 9.9 10.4 0.1
Other Manufacturing - 2,003.1 - 26.7
Services 0.0 16,490.2 0.0 219.8
Drainage and Irigation 0.0 46.3 0.0 0.6
Transportation 0.0 1,414.5 0.0 18.9
Telecommunication 0.0 39.3 0.0 0.5
Entertaining and Catering 0.0 2,179.6 0.0 29.1
Distribution 0.0 9,908.9 0.0 132.1
Education 0.0 78.8 0.0 1.1
Health 0.0 198.5 0.0 2.6
Professional Services 0.0 438.4 0.0 5.8
Other Services 0.0 2,185.9 0.0 29.1
HOUSEHOLDS - 13,044.6 - 173.9
Housing - 3,895.3 - 51.9
Motor Cars - 3,284.5 - 43.8
Other Durable Goods - 606.1 - 8.1
Education - 237.0 - 3.2
Travel - 61.0 - 0.8
Other Purpose - 4,960.7 - 66.1
TOTAL 2,974.8 44,693.4 39.7 595.9
               
Source: Bank of Guyana Banking System Statistical Abstract - May 2007
GUYANA'S MONETARY SURVEY: JANUARY - MARCH 2007
(GY$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Monetary Survey MARCH 2007
       
Foreign Assets 63,603.4 848.0
Bank of Guyana 38,066.4 507.5
Commercial Banks 25,537.0 340.5
Domestic Credit 46,056.4 614.0
Public Sector -10,501.3 -140.0
Government (net) 8,533.5 113.8
Public Enterprise (Net) -6,858.5 -91.4
Other Public Sector (net) -12,176.3 -162.3
Non-Bank Financial Inst. (Net) -7,535.6 -100.5
Private Sector 64,093.3 854.5
Money Supply (M1) 146,672.5 1,955.4
Currency in Active Circulation 24,368.5 324.9
Demand Deposits 22,183.0 295.7
Savings & Time Deposits 100,121.0 1334.8
Other Items (Net) -37,012.7 -493.4
       
Source: Bank of Guyana Banking System Statistical Abstract - May 2007
GUYANA'S
COMMERCIAL BANK'S INTEREST RATES
PERIOD ENDING MARCH 2007
(Percentage Per Annum)
   
Accounts
   
Savings 3.19
Deposits
3 Months 2.48
6 Months 2.20
12 Months 3.00
Prime Lending 14.54
Lending Rate (weighted average) 12.83
   
Source: Bank of Guyana Banking System Statistical Abstract - May 2007

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