Bank Pre-tax ROE rose to 11.3% in Lebanon in second quarter of 2019

Bank Pre-tax ROE (%)
Banking | Lebanon | January 23, 2020
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Bank pre-tax ROE reached 11.3 % in second quarter of 2019 in Lebanon, according to the National Central Bank. This is 10.1 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Lebanon reached an all time high of 17.2 % in fourth quarter of 2011 and an all time low of 9.98 % in first quarter of 2017. When compared to Lebanon's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in Cyprus amounted to 9.40 % and 9.50 % in Jordan in second quarter of 2019.

Lebanon has been ranked 64th within the group of 93 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE.

Bank Pre-Tax Return on Equity (Pre-Tax ROE) Unit Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018 Mar 2019 Jun 2019 Sep 2019
Cyprus % 9.41% 3.81% 8.53% 6.40% 10.2% ...
Egypt % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Greece % 0.280% -2.02% -0.711% -0.359% 1.60% ...
Iraq % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Israel % 11.9% 14.0% 14.8% 13.0% 15.2% ... ...
Jordan % ... ... 9.94% ... 9.45% ... ...
Lebanon % 10.2% 12.0% 12.7% 13.1% 10.2%
Saudi Arabia % 14.2% 13.8% 14.0% 13.9% 15.7%
Syria % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkey % 19.5% 19.6% 18.0% 17.0% 14.2% ...