ATM records N39.15trn exchanges in the fourth quarter of 2018February 20, 2019
ATM records N39.15trn exchanges in the fourth quarter of 2018
ATM records N39.15trn exchanges…The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Automated Teller Machine (ATM) from chosen banks of the nation over recorded exchanges esteemed at N39.15 trillion in the final quarter of 2018.
The agency expressed this in its “Selected Banking Sector Data for the Fourth Quarter, 2018”, posted on its site on Wednesday. It said that the N39.15 trillion was gotten from 616,528,697 exchanges recorded as information on “Electronic Payment Channels in the Nigeria Banking Sector” amid the period.
The authority included that NIBSS Instant Payments (NIP) exchanges overwhelmed the volume of exchanges recorded in the quarter. As indicated by the report, 228, 209, 423 NIP exchanges esteemed at N23.57 trillion were recorded in the quarter under audit.
As far as the credit to the private sector by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) amid the period, the report said the absolute estimation of credit dispensed by the bank was N15.13 trillion. It said Oil and Gas and Manufacturing divisions got credit distribution of N3.55 trillion and N2.23 trillion to record the most noteworthy allotment in the quarter.
The report additionally expressed that the quantity of staff in the saving money area expanded by 1.80 percent quarter-on-quarter, from 102,821 in the second from last quarter to 104,669 in the period.