Poland recorded a EUR 990 mln current account surplus in December 2019, against a EUR 1.46-bln surplus in November, according to National Bank of Poland (NBP) figures released on Thursday.
Poland’s M3 money supply grew in December 2019 by 8.3 percent year on year and by 1.5 percent month on month to PLN 1.57 trillion (EUR 369 billion), the National Bank of Poland (NBP) announced on Friday.
Poland's core inflation, excluding the prices of food and energy, measured 3.1 percent year on year in December 2019, against 2.6 percent in November, the National Bank of Poland (NBP) announced on Thursday.
The Polish banking sector posted a net profit of PLN 14.46 billion (EUR 3.42 billion) in January-November 2019, up 1.9 percent year on year, the National Bank of Poland (NBP) announced in a report on Tuesday.
Polish banks lent PLN 3.52 billion (EUR 829.3 mln) in mortgages in November 2019, down from PLN 4.5 bln (EUR 1.1 bln) in October, the country's central bank (NBP) said on Monday.
Polish Deputy Finance Minister Leszek Skiba told reporters on Friday that "inflation in Poland in 2020 will likely exceed 2.5 percent envisaged in the budget draft," but underlined that this should not be a cause for concern.
The National Bank of Poland (NBP) wrote in a December 2019 Financial Stability Report that the Polish financial system was stable while the systemic risk remained at a moderate level.
Poland's Monetary Policy Council (RPP) left the country's interest rates unchanged on Wednesday.
Polish people living abroad transferred PLN 3.9 billion (EUR 911 million) to their home country in the second quarter of 2019, the National Bank of Poland (NBP) reported on Thursday.
The total value of outstanding mortgages increased by PLN 2.04 billion (EUR 480 million) month on month in September 2019 to PLN 457.68 billion (EUR 106.93 billion), the National Bank of Poland (NBP) reported on Tuesday.