8 Oct 2010 10:01

Russian monetary base down 51.6 bln rubles to 5163.3 bln rubles

MOSCOW. Oct 8 (Interfax) - The narrow monetary base in Russia stood at 5163.3 bln rubles on October 4 down from 5214.9 bln rubles on September 27, the Central Bank reported on Friday.

The narrow monetary base includes cash in circulation (including cash held at credit institutions), and balances on banks' mandatory local-currency-deposit reserve accounts with the Central Bank.