September 27, 2016 The Bank of Lithuania’s holdings of debt securities issued by euro area residents increased by EUR 196.1 million, while loans to euro area residents decreased by EUR 6.4 million over the month. These indicators amounted to EUR 5.2 billion and EUR 558.1 million respectively at the end of the month. Euro area resident deposits held with the Bank of Lithuania over the month
September 19, 2016 The surplus balances of services and secondary income in Q2 2016 did not offset the increasing foreign demand and primary income balance deficits; thus, a current account deficit of EUR 389.6 million built up. The negative EUR 175.2 million financial account balance in Q2 2016 was due to liabilities to non-residents increasing more than claims.