27.06.2016
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The total volume of loans and leases to companies grew by 7% over the year with support from long-term loans
  • Around the same amount as in the previous year was granted in housing loans between March and May 2016
  • ... more
24.05.2016
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank
  • Loans and leases to companies grew fast in April (7%), just like in the preceding months
  • The stock of housing loans increased in April at the same rate as in recent months, 4% over the year
  • The average interest rate... more
25.04.2016
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank
  • Growth in the corporate loan and lease portfolio accelerated at the start of the year and was 7.3% over the year in March
  • Further growth in new housing loans was more modest in the first quarter than previously
  • The... more
28.03.2016
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The volume of loans that are long-term overdue remains small at only 1.4% of the portfolio in February
  • The total deposits of Estonian companies and households in February were at the same level as in the previous month and... more
18.03.2016

The Estonian state should not rush to borrow money that is exceptionally cheap because of central bank policies and to increase the national debt, because the Estonian economy is not currently in need of any additional stimulus, says Ardo Hansson, Governor of Eesti Pank.

He does however... more

23.02.2016
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The loan and lease portfolio of Estonian companies and households was 5.4% larger in January than a year earlier
  • The share of loans overdue for more than 60 days in the loan portfolio is the smallest in years at 1.2%
  • ... more
16.02.2016
Taavi Raudsaar Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The ability of companies to access financing is aided by the profits built up earlier, favourable financial positions, and good access to bank lending
  • Household purchasing power and capacity for saving increased as incomes... more
26.01.2016
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The total volume of housing loans increased by 4.2% over the year
  • The average interest rate for new long-term loans issued to companies was down slightly in 2015, while the rate for housing loans stayed the same
  • The... more
23.12.2015
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank

The loan and lease portfolio of Estonian companies and households continued to grow stably in November. The portfolio stood at 15.9 billion euros at the end of the month, which was 3.6% more than a year earlier. The total volume of loans and... more

24.11.2015
Mari Tamm Economist at Eesti Pank

The loan and lease portfolio of Estonian companies and households continued to grow stably in October. The loan and lease stock stood at 15.9 billion euros at the end of the month, which was 3.6% more than a year earlier.

The... more

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