Delays of companies reached 7.8% in January

In January the Central Bank (BCRA) lowered the reference interest rate to 50%, 13 points below the rate recorded up to December 10. However, the default rate of companies with banks reached a new record of 7.8%. In the segment of families, delays were 4.2%, while arrears in mortgage loans to households were 0.6% for the portfolio in units of purchasing value (UVA) and 0.9% for the other segments.

Source: Ámbito