Deposits in the financial system increased by 4.9% and loans grew by 3.9%

Deposits in the financial system reached Bs. 189.4 billion ($27.48 billion) in August, 4.9% more than in the same month in 2019, according to a report by the Bolivian Financial Authority (ASFI). The report states that 86% of the deposits are in national currency and 14% in dollars. ASFI also points out that loans in August registered an annual growth of 3.9%, from Bs. 180.3 billion ($26.2 billion) to Bs. 187.3 billion ($27.2 billion).

Source: El Deber