Statistical Press Release - Banking loans and deposits - July 2019
In July 2019 loans granted by banks to non-financial corporations posted an annual rate of change (a.r.) of 1.4%, compared to 1.6% in June. The a.r. on loans to households (for house purchase) stood at -1.0%, corresponding to a decrease of 0.1 percentage points (p.p.) from the previous month (Chart 1).
For the euro area as a whole, the a.r. on loans to non-financial corporations and households (for house purchase) stood at 3.3% and 3.5%, after standing at 3.3% and 3.4% respectively in June.
Household deposits with resident banks totalled €149.4 billion at the end of July 2019. The a.r. stood at 4.4%, 0.6 p.p. more than in June (Chart 2).
In the euro area, the a.r. on household deposits was 5.5% in July, compared to 5.2% in the previous month.
Next update: 8 Oct. 2019