76.89 trillion dinars value of deposits in commercial banks in Iraq
16:15 - 15/04/2019
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The Executive Director of the Association of Iraqi Private Banks, Ali Tariq, on Monday, the rise of government and private deposits in commercial banks operating inside Iraq to 76.89 trillion dinars during the year 2018.
"Government and private deposits in commercial banks increased by 9.84 trillion dinars during the year 2018 because of the actions of the Central Bank of Iraq in supporting the Iraqi banking sector, both government and private, in addition to rid Iraq of the financial crisis that Hit him in 2014 because of the fall in oil prices and security improvement after the elimination of an advocate, "noting that" deposits in 2017 amounted to 67.05 trillion dinars, while in 2018 rose to 76.89 trillion dinars. "
He added that "private sector deposits in commercial banks amounted to 27.36 trillion dinars, while government deposits amounted to 22.27 trillion dinars, in addition to deposits of the public sector sector amounting to 27.26 trillion dinars."
He stressed that "the relationship between the citizen and the banking sector is witnessing a significant improvement after the actions of the Central Bank of Iraq, such as the settlement of salaries of employees in the public and private sectors and facilitate the procedures of bank cards and others."
"Another factor is the integration of Iraq into the global economy, which depends mainly on dealing with the banking sector in addition to the increasing geographical spread of banks through the increase in the number of branches after the awareness programs, as well as increasing the proportion of financial coverage through the provision of electronic payment tools and their impact on Polarization of the monetary mass ".
He pointed out that "the coming years will witness an increase in deposits after the launch of the deposit guarantee company by the Central Bank of Iraq." Finished 25 s