Erste Group Bank's Cost of Risk (loan loss provisions as % of total assets) amounted to -0.011% in the second quarter of 2019, up from -0.059% when compared to the previous quarter.
Historically, the bank’s cost of risk reached an all time high of 1.78% in 3Q2014 and an all time low of -0.095% in 1Q2018. The average cost of risk in the last six quarters amounted to -0.029%.
On the other hand, average asset yield was 2.93% in 2Q2019, up from 2.92% when compared to the same period last year. Cost of funding amounted to 1.12% in 2Q2019, up from 1.03%.