Brazil central bank cuts lending growth estimate for this year

martes 23 de junio de 2015 10:52 GYT

BRASILIA, June 23 (Reuters) - Brazilian banks are expected to grow their loan books by 9 percent on average this year, compared with a prior estimate of 11 percent, a central bank economist said on Tuesday. (Reporting by Marcela Ayres; Writing by Guillermo Parra-Bernal; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)