Equa Bank's capital adequacy ratio reached 13.8% at the end of fourth quarter of 2017, up from 12.9% when compared to the previous quarter. Historically, the bank’s capital ratio hit an all time high of 17.3% in 3Q2013 and an all time low of 12.6% in 1Q2016.
The Tier 1 ratio amounted to 11.6% at the end of fourth quarter of 2017, down from 11.7% compared to the same period of last year and down from 11.8% when compared to the the previous quarter.
Bank's loan to deposit ratio reached 82.2% at the end of 4Q2017, up from 78.5% when compared to the same period of last year.
When compared to bank's main peers, Ceska Sporitelna ended the fourth quarter of 2017 with a capital adequacy ratio at 18.7% and loans to deposits of 72.3%, CSOB with 17.2% and 77.7% respectively and Komercni Banka some 18.6% in terms of capital adequacy and 78.5% of loans to deposits at the end of the fourth quarter of 2017.