4 Jun 2010 10:02

Russian monetary base down 28.8 bln rubles to 4861.2 bln rubles

MOSCOW. June 4 (Interfax) - The narrow monetary base in Russia stood at 4861.2 bln rubles on May 31 down from 4890.0 bln rubles on May 24, 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.