Bank of Mauritius weekly survey shows net foreign assets of Rs 124.27 bn on Feb 13
The monetary base comprised of Rs 27.93 billion of currency in circulation, Rs 41.64 billion for liabilities to Other Depository Corporations Rs 41.64 billion and Liabilities to Other Sectors amounted to Rs 91 million.
Mauritius’ central bank released on February 24, 2015 the Bank of Mauritius survey for the week of 13 February 2015 showed that net foreign assets are estimated at Rs124.27 billion.
These comprised claims on non-residents amounting to Rs 124.35 billion, less liabilities to non-residents amounting to Rs 83 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 2.22 billion while net claims on the central government stood at Rs -22.01 billion with Rs 3.9 billion for claims on Central Government and deducing liabilities to Central Government of Rs 26.02 billion.
Claims on other sectors and monetary base amounted to Rs 206.0 million.
Concerning the monetary base, it comprised of Rs 27.93 billion for currency in circulation, Rs 41.64 billion for liabilities to Other Depository Corporations and liabilities to other sectors amounted to Rs 91.00 million.
In addition, securities other than shares included in broad money amounted to Rs 3.16 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 Rs17.89 billion.