Bounced cheques issued in February 2019 amounted to €133,583, according to preliminary data released by the Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC).
A total of 92 bounced cheques were included in the CBC’s central information register for dishonoured cheques in February with a total value of €133,583 compared with €181,534 in January 2019 and €74,573 in February 2018.
In the first two months of 2019 a total of 192 bounced cheques with a total value of €315,117 were included in the register compared with 165 cheques amounting to €224,301 issued in the respective period of 2018.
In February, 26 persons and 25 companies were included in the preliminary register compared with 50 persons and entities the previous month.
(Cyprus News Agency)