26 de enero de 2017 / 12:46 / en 10 meses

Brazil loan defaults drop for 2nd month in December -central bank

BRASILIA, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Loans in arrears for 90 days or more in Brazil fell for a second straight month in December to the lowest since July while bank lending grew slightly, the central bank said on Thursday.

The so-called default ratio, a benchmark for delinquencies, came in at the equivalent of 5.7 percent of outstanding non-earmarked loans, down from 5.8 percent in November. Lending grew 0.1 percent in December from November, to 3.107 trillion reais ($978.09 billion), the report showed.

$1 = 3.1766 reais Reporting by Marcela Ayres; Writing by Silvio Cascione

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