Within December, 2008 deposits of natural persons increased by 4,3% - to 215,6 billion UAH (since the beginning of year - for 31,1%), deposits of legal entities - for 7,6% - to 142,3 billion UAH (since the beginning of year - for 23%).
About it it is reported on the official site of National bank of Ukraine.
According to the message, the total amount of deposits in December increased by 5,6% (since the beginning of year - for 27,7%) - to 357,8 billion UAH
In December, 2008 the tendency of growth of cost of deposits that was reflection of work of banks on creation of incentives for return of deposits to a banking system remained. So, the average cost of deposits in national currency in December, 2008 in comparison with November increased from 12% to 13% at its insignificant reduction in foreign currency - from 8,3% to 8,2%. The integrated rate on deposits grew from 10,8% to 11,2%.