Tatra banka's non-performing loans reached 2.90% of total loans at the end of 2017, down from 3.51% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the NPL ratio hit an all time high of 8.78% in 2010 and an all time low of 2.81% in 2005.
Provision coverage amounted to 70.0% at the end of 2017, up from 66.6% compared to a year earlier.
The bank created loan loss provisions worth of 0.153% of average loans in 2017. That's compared to 0.419% of loans the bank put aside to its cost on average in the last five years.