Leu-denominated bank deposits fell in July by 0.3% from end-June, down to 101.46 billion lei (24.08 billion euros). Compared to a year-ago period, leu-denominated deposits increased by 9.9%.

FX-denominated deposits expressed in lei increased by 1.5% month-on-month, up to 57.17 billion lei, and when expressed in euros, FX-denominated deposits increased by 1.4% up to 13.57 billion euros.

Compared to a year earlier, household and corporate deposits increased by 19.1% in nominal terms and expressed in domestic currency. When expressed in euros, FX-denominated deposits of residents fell 0.1%.