Date Name  Author
WP/19/01 Towards Financial Inclusion: An Assessment for Suriname Nancy Fraser, Cherique MacDonald & Gavin Ooft
     
WP/18/04 Modelling and Forecasting Inflation for the Economy of Suriname Gavin Ooft
     
WP/18/03 A Monthly Economic Activity Index System for Suriname    Sailesh Bhaghoe
     
WP/18/02 The Impact of Value Added Tax on Economic Growth - Can Suriname draw a Lesson from Value Added Tax in the Caribbean? Albert W. Mungroo
     
WP/18/01 Financial Resource Curse:  the Role of Commodity Price Shocks in Suriname Jennilee Brunings, Xanegay Huur, Peggy Tjon Kie Sim-Balker
     
WP/17/01 Strategic Assets Allocation for the Saving and Stabilization Fund of Suriname (SSFS) D. Wondel
     
WP/16/03 Inflation and Economic Activity in Suriname Gavin Ooft
     
WP/16/02 The Impact of the Foreign Exchange Market and Exchange Rate Policy on the Trade Balance in Suriname 1971-2012 Janice Narain
     
WP/16/01 Determining a Debt Threshold for Suriname - Is there an Optimal Level? Peggy Tjon Kie Sim-Balker & Albert Mungroo
     
WP/14/04 Financial Development in Suriname and its Relationship with Economic Growth Nancy Ong-A-Kwie-Jurgens & Daniel Boamah
     
WP/14/02 Twin Deficits in Suriname: An Empirical Analysis Peggy Tjon Kie Sim-Balker Albert Mungroo, Natalie Piqué-Lont & Gavin Ooft
     
WP/14/01 Measuring the impact of Suriname’s Monetary Policy on the Business Cycle: 1970-2012 Nancy Ong a Kwie & Ansjela-Devi Bhagwandin
     
WP/13/04 Government Expenditure in Suriname: A stimulus or impediment to growth Albert Mungroo, Gavin Ooft & Peggy Tjon Kie Sim-Balker
     
WP/13/03 Human Capital Development & Economic Growth in Suriname Gavin Ooft & Karel Eckhorst
     
WP/13/02 The Feasibility of Open Market Operations in Suriname: The pass-through of the policy interest rate Nancy Ong a Kwie & Natalie Pique
     
WP/13/01 Towards an Inflation Targeting Framework for Suriname Nancy Fraser & Ansjela-Devi Bhagwandin
WP/12/04 The International Investment Position of Suriname Rosminie Warsosemito
     
WP/12/03 The money demand function in Suriname Sanjay Gaurisankar & Nancy Ong A Kwie-Jurgens
     
WP/12/02 Tourism and Agricultural intersectoral linkages in Suriname 1980-2010 Karel Eckhorst & Daniëlla Wondel
     
WP/12/01 Coping with Financial Dollarization in Suriname Rakesh Adhin
     
WP/11/01 Short-Run and Long-Run Relationship between Money and Prices: The Case of Suriname Sanjay Gaurisankar with Saira Jahangir-Abdoelrahman, Karel Eckhorst, Wendy Amatali-Sisal, Rosminie Warsosemito, Daniëlla Wondel

 

Exchange RatesMarch 09th and until further notice

Currency Buying Selling
USD 14,018 14,290
EUR 16,628 16,959
GBP 19,396 19,782
ANG 7,699 7,852
AWG 7,784 7,939
BRL 2,438 2,485
TTD 2,063 2,103
BBD 6,907 7,044
XCD 5,190 5,293
PER 100 GYD 6,657 6,790

Gold CertificatesMarch 09th and until further notice

Coupon SRD
5 gram 7.814,97
10 gram 15.629,94
50 gram 78.149,69
100 gram 156.299,39
500 gram 781.496,94
1000 gram 1562993,88
Gold LME: USD 1.701,00 /tr.oz.

Inflation

    Average End-of-period
2022   52.4 54.6
       
2023   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   3.7 55.6
Feb   3.2 57.9
Mar   3.2 59.6
Apr   5.7 65.4
May   2.4 65.0
Jun   2.3 54.6
Jul   3.0 56.6
Aug   2.0 53.5
Sep   1.5 50.8
Oct   1.0 42.9
Nov   0.6 38.7
Dec   0.1 32.6
       
2024   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   0.9 29.0
Feb   0.4 25.4
Mar   4.4 26.8
Apr*   0.7 20.9

*) Preliminary figures

 

 

Weighted Average RatesJune 14 - 15:00h (Transfers)

Currency Buying Selling
USD 31.517 31.771
EUR 33.331 34.221
GBP 39.997 40.780
ANG 17.317 17.656
AWG 17.509 17.853
BRL 5.876 5.991
TTD 4.659 4.750
BBD 15.337 15.841
XCD 11.673 11.902
GYD PER 100 14.976 15.270
CNY 4.344 4.429

Weighted Average RatesJune 14 - 15:00h (Banknotes)

Currency Buying Selling
USD 31.217 31.632
EUR 32.988 33.347
GBP 39.616 40.400
ANG 17.152 17.492
AWG 17.343 17.686
BRL 5.820 5.935
TTD 4.614 4.706
BBD 15.389 15.693
XCD 11.562 11.791
GYD PER 100 14.833 15.127
CNY 4.303 4.388

Gold CertificatesJune 14

Coupon SRD
5 gram 23.603,91
10 gram 47.207,82
50 gram 236.039,12
100 gram 472.078,23
500 gram 2.360.391,17
1000 gram 4.720.782,34
Gold LBMA USD 2.310,80/tr.oz.

Weighted Average Accepted
OMO Rate

Auction ID Auction Date Rate (%)
CBTD240612-1W 2024-06-12 10,0
CBTD240605-1W 2024-06-05 16,1
CBTD240529-1W 2024-05-29 18,0
CBTD240522-1W 2024-05-22 20,0

Standing Lending Facility Interest Rate

Auction ID Auction Date Rate (%)
CBTD240612-1W 2024-06-12 12,0
CBTD240605-1W 2024-06-05 19,3
CBTD240529-1W 2024-05-29 21,6
CBTD240522-1W 2024-05-22 24,0
Balance sheet

Inflation

    Average End-of-period
2022   52.4 54.6
       
2023   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   3.7 55.6
Feb   3.2 57.9
Mar   3.2 59.6
Apr   5.7 65.4
May   2.4 65.0
Jun   2.3 54.6
Jul   3.0 56.6
Aug   2.0 53.5
Sep   1.5 50.8
Oct   1.0 42.9
Nov   0.6 38.7
Dec   0.1 32.6
       
2024   Month-to-month Year-to-year
Jan   0.9 29.0
Feb   0.4 25.4
Mar   4.4 26.8
Apr*   0.7 20.9

*) Preliminary figures