Ceska Sporitelna's cost to income ratio reached 50.4% in the fourth quarter of 2017, up from 47.6% when compared to the previous quarter.
Historically, the bank’s costs reached an all time high of 64.6% of income in 3Q2002 and an all time low of 39.8% in 3Q2010.
When compared to total assets, bank's cost amounted to 1.45% in 4Q2017, up from 1.38% in the previous quarter.
Staff accounted for 49.5% of total operating expenditures in the fourth quarter of 2017. The bank operated a network of 517 branches and employed 10,171 persons in 4Q2017.