31 Aug '11, 11am

Steady growth for bank loans, with signs of peaking: By Aaron Low Bank loans in Singapore continued to expand at...

Bank loans in Singapore continued to expand at a steady rate in July, although there are signs that loan growth is peaking. Total bank lending in Singapore rose 2 per cent to $381.8 billion in July from $374.3 billion in June, data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed on Wednesday. Compared to a year ago, bank lending in the city-state was up 27.8 per cent, a 21-month record high. Business loans was the biggest contributor to the growth, expanding 2.68 per cent compared to June.

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