Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 84.1 % in 2017 in Russia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Russia reached an all time high of 92.5 % in 2015 and an all time low of 38.8 % in 2004. When compared to Russia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in China amounted to 320 %, 239 % in Germany, 202 % in Japan and 91.1 % in USA in 2017.
Russia has been ranked 64th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 10 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.