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What Banks in Russia Had the Most Bad Loans in 2017?

Top Banks by Non-Performing Loans (As % of Loans)
Banking | Russia | March 24, 2021
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Based on a comparison of 18 banks in Russia in 2017, Promsvyazbank had the highest share of bad loans, followed by Otkritie Financial Corporation Bank and Russian Agricultural Bank.

Promsvyazbank's non-performing loans reached 61.7% of total loans at the end of 2017, up from 19.3% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the NPL ratio hit an all time high of 61.7% in 2017 and an all time low of 0.333% in 2006.

Provision coverage amounted to 31.8% at the end of 2017, up from 8.57% compared to a year earlier.

Comparing Promsvyazbank with its closest peers, Otkritie Financial Corporation Bank operated at the end of 2017 with NPL ratio of 31.8% and provision coverage of 103%, Russian Agricultural Bank with 17.9% and 57.7% and OTP Bank Russia had 16.7% of bad loans covered with 129% by provisions at the end of 2017.

Non-performing loans of the whole Russia’s banking sector amounted to 10.0% of total loans in 2017, up from 9.44% when compared to the last year.

You can see all the banks non-performing loans data on the NPLs (As % Of Loans) indicator page or you can download a report on the Russian banks in the report section.