NPLs to Bank Equity rose to 44.1% in Albania in first quarter of 2019

NPLs to Bank Equity (%)
Banking | Albania | June 16, 2019
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Non-performing loans as a share of bank equity reached 44.1 % in first quarter of 2019 in Albania, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.09 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, non-performing loans as a share of bank equity in Albania reached an all time high of 137 % in second quarter of 2013 and an all time low of 43.7 % in fourth quarter of 2018.

Albania has been ranked 2nd within the group of 4 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans as a share of bank equity.

A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.

Non-Performing Loans (As % of Bank Equity) Unit Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018 Mar 2019
Albania % 62.8% 54.1% 54.7% 51.6% 50.7%
Bosnia and Herzegovina % 49.7% 47.5% 46.4% 45.7% 45.1% ...
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Turkey % 16.8% 16.5% 17.4% 18.6% 21.0% ...