Net Foreign Assets fell 0.863% to ILS 4.74 bil in Palestine in 2016

Net Foreign Assets (ILS bil)
Banking | Palestine | February 1, 2019
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Net foreign assets reached 4.74 ILS bil in 2016 in Palestine, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.863 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, net foreign assets in Palestine reached an all time high of 5.02 ILS bil in 2014 and an all time low of 1.67 ILS bil in 1998. When compared to Palestine's main peers, net foreign assets in Egypt amounted to -204 EGP bil, 430 ILS bil in Israel, 8.78 JOD bil in Jordan and 49,122 LMB bil in Lebanon in 2016.

Palestine has been ranked 127th within the group of 159 countries we follow in terms of net foreign assets, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Net Foreign Assets (Local Currency) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Cyprus EUR bil -0.130 -0.795 -5.74 0.174 1.04
Egypt EGP bil 190 133 118 84.4 -17.2
Iraq IRR bil 71,630 91,802 108,976 102,126 78,455
Israel ILS bil 240 270 283 354 390
Jordan JOD bil 9.04 6.19 6.49 8.43 8.80
Lebanon LMB bil 59,936 59,270 52,129 50,270 45,381
Libya LYD bil 140 159 154 130 114
Palestine ILS bil 4.24 4.23 4.89 5.02 4.78 ...
Saudi Arabia SAR bil 2,144 2,564 2,827 2,882 2,529
Sudan SDG bil -1.61 -0.212 -3.66 -3.64 -17.9
Syria SYP bil 514 ... ... ... ... ... ...