Bank of Mauritius survey shows net foreign assets at Rs 118.46 bn on Nov 14
Concerning the monetary base, it comprised of Rs 26.26 billion for currency in circulation, Rs 36.44 billion for liabilities to Other Depository Corporations and liabilities to other sectors amounted to Rs 85 million. (Image: HotelofMauritius)
Mauritius’ central bank released yesterday, November 25, 2014, the Bank of Mauritius survey as on November 14, 2014, which showed that net foreign assets are estimated at Rs 118.46 billion.
These comprised claims on non-residents amounting to Rs 118.63 billion, less liabilities to non-residents amounting Rs 169 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 2.15 billion while net claims on the central government stood at Rs 22.30 billion with Rs 5.05 billion for claims on Central Government and deducing liabilities to Central Government of Rs 27.35 billion
Claims on other sectors and monetary base amounted to Rs 226 million and Rs 62.78 billion respectively.
Concerning the monetary base, it comprised of Rs 26.26 billion for currency in circulation, Rs 36.44 billion for liabilities to Other Depository Corporations and liabilities to other sectors amounted to Rs 85 million.
In addition, securities other than shares included in broad money amounted to Rs 1.87 billion, deposits excluded from broad money amounted to Rs 1.81 billion 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 18.77 billion.