Brazil bank lending rises 1 pct in August, central bank says

viernes 26 de septiembre de 2014 09:33 GYT

BRASILIA, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Growth in Brazil's outstanding loan books was 1 percent in August from July, the central bank said on Friday.

The banking system's 90-day default ratio, a benchmark for loan delinquencies, reached 5 percent in August, the bank said in a report. (Reporting by Luciana Otoni; Writing by Guillermo Parra-Bernal Editing by W Simon)