What Banking is the Most Profitable in the World?

Bank ROE (%), 2017 or latest
Banking | June 17, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 72 countries in 2017, Nicaragua ranked the highest in bank return on equity (ROE) with 35.3% followed by Lesotho and Kosovo. On the other end of the scale was Greece with -25.7%, Cyprus with -8.79% and Armenia with -4.14%.

Data for more countries are available at Bank Return on Equity (ROE) indicator page.