Singapore Nov bank lending up 0.5 pct from Oct
SINGAPORE Dec 31 (Reuters) - Total bank lending in Singapore rose 0.5 percent in November from October, central bank data showed on Monday.
Loans and advances by domestic banking units in the city-state amounted to S$481.74 billion last month, up from S$479.42 billion in October.
From a year ago, November bank lending rose 16 percent.
Loans and advances in Asian currency units (ACU) edged up to S$385.1 billion in November from S$381.4 billion in October. The ACU market refers to loans denominated in currencies other than the Singapore dollar.
For details of the latest monthly statistics, see www.mas.gov.sg (Reporting by Kevin Lim)
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