Home Capital Banking & finance

Singapore's loan growth expected to remain in the red till 2021: RHB

Amala Balakrishner
Amala Balakrishner11/2/2020 01:34 PM GMT+08  • 2 min read
Singapore's loan growth expected to remain in the red till 2021: RHB
Singapore’s loan growth is expected to fall by 2% in 2020
Font Resizer
Share to WhatsappShare to FacebookShare to LinkedInMore Share
Scroll to top
Follow us on Facebook and join our Telegram channel for the latest updates.

Singapore’s broad money supply grew 11.3% on year in September, inching down marginally from the 11.8% expansion logged the month before.

This follows a plunge a 5.4% year-on-year contraction in government deposits in September, which also marks the parameter’s first contraction since June 2019, economists at RHB Singapore’s Research team say in an Oct 30 note.

Similarly, Singapore’s foreign reserves saw the addition of US$0.5 billion ($0.7 billion), bringing the total holding for the month to US$328 billion.

Loading next article...
The Edge Singapore
Download The Edge Singapore App
Google playApple store play
Keep updated
Follow our social media
Subscribe to The Edge Singapore
Get credible investing ideas from our in-depth stock analysis, interviews with key executives, corporate movements coverage and their impact on the market.
© 2022 The Edge Publishing Pte Ltd. All rights reserved.