Central Bank of Uzbekistan
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) --
Aggregate capital of commercial banks of Uzbekistan increased by 46.3% year-on-year to 1.268 trillion soums in the first three months of 2009, the Central Bank of Uzbekistan said at its session dedicated to the first quarter of 2009.
Assets of the bank grew by 33.2% year-on-year to 12.885 trillion soums in the reporting period, the regulator of financial market said.
The commercial banks allocated credits worth 7 trillion soums to real sector of economy of Uzbekistan, the regulator said.
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan said the commercial banks allocated 321.1 billion soums, which is 45.4% more year-on-year. The banks allocated 445.6 billion soums to support small and private businesses (up 65.7% year-on-year).
Young families received mortgage and consumer credits, as well as micro credits, for over 37.6 billion soums, the Central Bank said.
The commercial bank attracted resources of population to deposits for 2.27 billion soums in the reporting period. The growth rate made up 79.2%.