Erste Group Bank's net interest margin amounted to 1.90% in the second quarter of 2019, down from 1.93% when compared to the previous quarter.
Historically, the bank’s net interest margin reached an all time high of 2.29% in 4Q2013 and an all time low of 1.90% in 2Q2019. The average margin in the last six quarters amounted to 1.96%.
Average asset yield was 2.93% in 2Q2019, up from 2.92% when compared to the same period last year. On the other hand, cost of funding amounted to 1.12% in 2Q2019, up from 1.03%.
When compared to bank's main peers, OTP Group operated in the second quarter of 2019 with a net interest margin of 4.19%.