Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 41.8 % in 2017 in Ecuador, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.03 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Ecuador reached an all time high of 42.3 % in 2016 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Ecuador's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Brazil amounted to 88.2 %, 70.9 % in Colombia, 164 % in Panama and 58.8 % in Peru in 2017.
Ecuador has been ranked 110th within the group of 132 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.