Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 355 % in 2017 in France, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.883 % 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 205 % in 1988. When compared to France's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Belgium amounted to 228 %, 239 % in Germany, 154 % in Italy and 299 % in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 3rd within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 7 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.