Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 243 % in 2013 in Hong Kong, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.78 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Hong Kong reached an all time high of 243 % in 2013 and an all time low of 128 % in 1992. When compared to Hong Kong's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in China amounted to 255 %, 255 % in Singapore and 153 % in Vietnam in 2013.
Hong Kong has been ranked 19th within the group of 163 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.