Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 90.0 % in 2017 in Slovakia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.06 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Slovakia reached an all time high of 108 % in 1996 and an all time low of 79.0 % in 2003. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Austria amounted to 226 %, 141 % in Czech Republic, 105 % in Hungary and 91.2 % in Poland in 2017.
Slovakia has been ranked 57th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 7 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.