13 Aug 2010 09:57

Russian monetary base up 36.2 bln rubles to 5101.8 bln rubles

MOSCOW. Aug 13 (Interfax) - The narrow monetary base in Russia stood at 5101.8 bln rubles on August 9 up from 5065.6 bln rubles on August 2, 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.