Corporate Loans fell 8.47% to LSL 1,967 bil in Lesotho in fourth quarter of 2016

Corporate Loans (LSL bil)
Banking | Lesotho | February 7, 2019
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Corporate loans reached 1,967 LSL bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Lesotho, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.47 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, corporate loans in Lesotho reached an all time high of 2,197 LSL bil in second quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 795 LSL bil in first quarter of 2009. When compared to Lesotho's main peers, corporate loans in Botswana amounted to 14,963 BWP bil, 1,287 ZAR bil in South Africa and 5.32 SZL bil in Swaziland in fourth quarter of 2016.

Lesotho has been ranked 20th within the group of 74 countries we follow in terms of corporate loans.

Corporate loans are loans made to businesses for a specific business purpose.

Corporate Loans (Local Currency) Unit Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018
Botswana BWP bil 15.2 15.6 15.6 15.6 16.6 ...
Lesotho LSL bil 2,106 2,021 1,983 1,978 1,971 ... ...
Mozambique MZN bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Namibia NAD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Africa ZAR bil 1,318 1,337 1,346 1,366 1,379
Swaziland SZL bil 5.50 6.14 5.96 6.37 ... ... ...
Zambia ZMW bil 14.8 14.5 15.5 ... ... ... ...
Zimbabwe ZWD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...