15 September 2019 - Seventy-one individuals have well more than 1 million EUR on deposit at the end of August, the Central Bank of Montenegro (CBCG) told Dan daily. This data refers to both residents and non-residents.
The representatives of Central Bank also explained that the largest amount of money deposited was 31.9 million EUR, adding that the central bank didn’t collect data about the clients’ jobs.
At the end of 2018, as CdM reports, the number of individuals who had over a million euros on deposit was 69, which is by 2 per cent less compared to the situation in August 2019. "The total amount of the 10 largest deposits of individuals in Montenegro (residents and non-residents) amounted to 88,2 million EUR at the end of August this year, while the total amount of the 10 largest deposits of residents amounts to 32.4 million EUR," said the representatives of the Central Bank of Montenegro.
According to the data of CBM, the number of millionaires in Montenegro is increasing each year. In 2017, Montenegro boasted 64 millionaires, while in 2016 there were 54.
The CBM data also shows that in 2017, the largest amount of cash kept on deposit was 63.3 million EUR, while now it amounts to €31.9 million.
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