Updated: 25.09.2020

MFI balance sheet statistics comprises data on total MFI assets and liabilities, broken down by financial instrument, residency, sector, as well as by country and currency group.

Monetary statistics comprises the following money supply indicators: Latvia's contribution to euro area M1, M2 and M3, net foreign assets (outside the euro area), loans to euro area governments, financial institutions, non-financial corporations and households, euro area central governments' deposits and longer-term financial liabilities. Latvijas Banka's monetary indicators represent the central bank's money supply, i.e. the balance sheet indicators of Latvijas Banka, contributing to the monetary base of the euro area.

Data in the statistical database INTS.

Key Indicators of the MFI (Banking) Sector

  2020 VIII 2020 VII 2019 VIII
Total assets* (at the end of period; in million of euro) 22 378.8 22 257.2
21 538.7
Change in total assets (at the end of period; compared with corresponding period of previous year; %) 3.9 3.8 3.7
Loans to residents (at the end of period; in millions of euro) 11 403.8 11 352.3 12 046.0
incl. loans in euro and lats 11 264.9 11 220.1 11 840.9
loans in foreign currencies 138.9 132.2 205.1
Growth in loans to residents (compared with corresponding period of previous year; %) -5.3 -5.3 2.0
Weighted average interest rates on loans to residents (%)      
loans to non-financial corporations in euro 2.7 2.8 2.8
loans to households in euro 4.9 5.1 5.7
incl. for house purchase 2.8 3.0 2.7
Deposits from residents (at the end of period; in millions of euro) 13 601.3 13 471.3 12 760.1
incl. deposits in euro and lats 12 628.3 12 466.5 11 674.4
deposits in foreign currencies 973.0 1004.8 1 085.6
Weighted average interest rates on deposits from residents (%)      
non-financial corporation term deposits in euro 0.02 0.01 0.1
non-financial corporation demand deposits in euro 0.00 0.02 0.00
household term deposits in euro 0.3 0.3 0.4
household demand deposits in euro 0.01 0.01 0.01
Retained earnings for the reporting year (at the end of period; in millions of euro) 93.0 72.9 175.7
Capital and reserves (at the end of period; in million of euro) 2 857.7 2 832.5 2 793.2
Weighted average interest rate on interbank loans in euro (%) -0.5 -0.5 -0.4
incl. weighted average interest rate on overnight loans(%) x x x
  2020 VI 2020 III 2019 IV
Loans past due over 90 days(% no total loans)** 3.3 3.9 4.0

* Only net claims on government are included.
** Data source: Financial and Capital Market Commission.


MFI consolidated balance sheet
(data from I/2014 untill VIII/2020)

Lending in the interbank markets
(data from I/2014 untill VIII/2020)


Basis for the compilation of statistics in accordance with the ECB requirements

Regulation (EU) No 1071/2013 of the European Central Bank of 24 September 2013 concerning the balance sheet of the monetary financial institution sector (recast) (ECB/2013/33)

Regulation (EU) No 1074/2013 of the European Central Bank of 18 October 2013 on statistical reporting requirements for post office giro institutions that receive deposits from non-monetary financial institution euro area residents (recast) (ECB/2013/39)

Guideline of the European Central Bank of 4 April 2014 on monetary and financial statistics (recast) (ECB/2014/15) (2014/810/EU)

Latvijas Banka's legal acts governing data collection

Regulation No 132 "Regulation for Compiling the 'Monthly Financial Position Report' of Monetary Financial Institutions" of 16 May 2014

Regulation No 134 "Regulation for Compiling the 'Report on Adjustments in Respect of Write-Offs/ Write-Downs of Loans and Price Revaluations of Securities'" of 16 May 2014

Regulation No 36 "Regulation for Purchasing and Selling Cash Foreign Currency" of 13 May 2009

Regulation No 101 "Regulation for Compiling Reports on Foreign Currency Purchases and Sales" of 16 May 2013

Regulation No 102 "Regulation for Compiling the 'Report on Money Market Transactions'" of 16 May 2013