JAMAICA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S ASSETS
APRIL - JUNE 2006
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Assets JUNE 2006
       
Cash 3,254.3 133.3
Balance with BOJ 70,857.1 2,903.1
Foreign Assets 90,768.5 3,718.9
Loans and Advances 140,265.3 5,746.8
To Private Sector 109,273.5 4,477.1
To Govt. 30,991.8 1,269.8
Jamaica Government 54,399.5 2,228.8
Treasury Bills 1,340.2 54.9
Securities 53,059.3 2,173.9
Cheques in course of collection 5,249.7 215.1
Other Assets 35,085.1 1,437.5
Total Domestic Assets 399,879.4 16,383.5
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
JAMAICA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S LIABILITIES
APRIL - JUNE 2006
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Liabilities JUNE 2006
       
Deposits 262,241.9 10,744.4
Government 13,928.6 570.7
Demand 53,519.0 2,192.7
Savings 134,497.6 5,510.5
Time 60,296.8 2,470.4
Foreign Liabilities 47,720.5 1,955.2
Discount & Advances From BOJ 173.1 7.1
Loans & Advs. From Other Institutions 4,989.0 204.4
Cheques in Course of Payment 3,645.1 149.3
Other Liabilities 81,109.7 3,323.2
TOTAL LIABILITIES 399,879.4 16,383.5
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
JAMAICA'S COMMERCIAL BANK'S
SECTORAL DISTRIBUTION OF CREDIT: APRIL - JUNE 2006
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Sectors JUNE 2006
       
Agriculture 2,336.9 95.7
Production 1,432.6 58.7
Marketing 610.3 25.0
Land Acquisition 293.9 12.0
Mining 361.2 14.8
Manufacturing 6,943.5 284.5
Sugar, Rum and Molasses 356.5 14.6
Food, Drink and Tobacco 3,814.4 156.3
Paper, Printing and Publishing 270.9 11.1
Textile, Leather and Footwear 196.4 8.0
Furniture, Fixture and Wood Products 103.7 4.2
Metal Products 211.9 8.7
Cement and Clay Products 530.0 21.7
Chemical and Chemical Products 118.5 4.9
Other 1,341.3 55.0
Construction and Land Development 6,726.8 275.6
Construction 6,337.1 259.6
Land Development 118.9 4.9
Land Acquisition 270.8 11.1
Financial Institutions 1,317.8 54.0
Transport, storage and Communication 5,673.4 232.4
Electricity, Gas and Water 760.6 31.2
Government Services 30,991.8 1,269.8
Central Government 6,782.0 277.9
Local Government 2.0 0.1
Selected Public Entities 11,028.6 451.9
Other Public Entities 13,179.1 540.0
Distribution 8,589.7 351.9
Tourism 21,887.2 896.7
Entertainment 289.6 11.9
Professional and Other Services 7,540.9 309.0
Personal 46,845.8 1,919.3
Local Resident 46,820.0 1,918.3
Overseas Residents 25.9 1.1
TOTAL 140,265.3 5,746.8
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2006
JAMAICA'S MONETARY SURVEY: APRIL - JUNE 2006
(JM$ MN) (EC$ MN)
       
Monetary Survey JUNE 2006
       
Net Foreign Assets 193,660.8 7,934.5
Domestic Credit 232,173.0 9,512.4
To Public Sector 131,326.4 5,380.6
To Private Sector 106,908.0 4,380.1
To Other Financial Institutions (net) (6,061.4) (248.3)
Money (M2) 232,227.4 9,514.6
Money Supply (M1) 71,897.4 2,945.7
Currency with the Public 27,480.2 1,125.9
Demand Deposits 44,417.2 1,819.8
Quasi-Money 160,330.0 6,568.9
Time Deposits 39,297.7 1,610.1
Savings Deposits 121,032.3 4,958.8
Other Items (Net) 193,606.4 7,932.3
       
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
JAMAICA'S
COMMERCIAL BANK'S INTEREST RATES
PERIOD ENDING JUNE 2006
(Percentage)
   
Period Ended
 
Savings
Min. 1.00
Max. 10.00
Average Savings Rate 5.39
Deposits
3 Months - 6 Months**
Min. 2.50
Max. 14.10
9 Months - 12 Months**
Min. 3.00
Max. 14.30
Average Lending Rate 22.50
   
Source: Bank of Jamaica's Statistical Digest, August 2007
Note: ** For deposits of $100,000 and over

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