Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 354 % in 2017 in France, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.27 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in France reached an all time high of 385 % in 2013 and an all time low of % in. When compared to France's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Belgium amounted to 227 %, 236 % in Germany, 153 % in Italy and 298 % in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 6th within the group of 132 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.