Erste Group Bank's net interest margin amounted to 2.03% in 2017, down from 2.15% when compared to the previous year.
Historically, the bank’s net interest margin reached an all time high of 2.68% in 2011 and an all time low of 1.49% in 2000. The average margin in the last five years amounted to 2.19%.
Average asset yield was 2.59% in 2017, down from 2.89% when compared to previous year. On the other hand, cost of funding amounted to 0.615% in 2017, down from 0.793%.