23 Oct 2009 09:50

Russian monetary base up 48.9 bln rubles to 4095.9 bln rubles

MOSCOW. Oct 23 (Interfax) - The narrow monetary base in Russia stood at 4095.9 bln rubles on October 19, up from 4047.0 bln rubles on October 12, 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.