Bank of Mauritius survey shows net foreign assets at Rs 117.43 bn on Dec 5
Concerning the monetary base, it comprised of Rs 27.93 billion for currency in circulation, Rs 33.52 billion for liabilities to Other Depository Corporations and liabilities to other sectors amounted to Rs 84 million. (Image: Troxsa)
Mauritius’ central bank released on December 16, 2014 the Bank of Mauritius survey as on December 5, 2014, which showed that net foreign assets are estimated at Rs 117.43 billion.
These comprised claims on non-residents amounting to Rs 117.59 billion, less liabilities to non-residents amounting to Rs 163 million.
Domestic assets are disaggregated as Claims on Other Depository Corporations, Net Claims on Central Government, and Claims on Other Sectors.
Claims on Other Depository Corporations are estimated at Rs 2.24billion while net claims on the central government stood at Rs 20.80 billion with Rs 4.62 billion for claims on Central Government and deducing liabilities to Central Government of Rs 25.41 billion.
Claims on other sectors and monetary base amounted to Rs 232 million and Rs 61.53 billion respectively.
Concerning the monetary base, it comprised of Rs 27.93 billion for currency in circulation, Rs 33.52 billion for liabilities to Other Depository Corporations and liabilities to other sectors amounted to Rs 84 million.
In addition, securities other than shares included in broad money amounted to Rs 1.96 billion, deposits excluded from broad money amounted to Rs 58 million and Rs 1 million for securities other than shares excluded from broad money.
Finally, central bank data also showed that shares and other equity – which is essentially equity capital and reserve complied by the bank consisting of equity, general and special reserves – stood at the level of Rs 18.20 billion.