Bank BGZ BNP Paribas's non-performing loans reached 7.60% of total loans at the end of 2015, down from 7.90% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the NPL ratio hit an all time high of 8.00% in 2013 and an all time low of 3.92% in 2007.
Provision coverage amounted to 71.5% at the end of 2015, up from 58.3% compared to a year earlier.
The bank created loan loss provisions worth of 0.738% of average loans in 2015. That's compared to 0.921% of loans the bank put aside to its cost on average in the last five years.