23. Cash and cash equivalents

MEUR note 31 Dec 2016 31 Dec 2015
Cash and bank balances 17 18.3 60.7
Total   18.3 60.7
The cash assets of group companies subject to non-profit restrictions are kept separate from other companies' cash assets. At the reporting date, such restricted companies' cash assets totalled EUR 2.2 (46.5) million.