Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 14.8 % in 2017 in Croatia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.55 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Croatia reached an all time high of 14.8 % in 2017 and an all time low of 8.57 % in 2004. When compared to Croatia's main peers, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Bosnia and Herzegovina amounted to 14.0 %, 12.3 % in Montenegro, 18.5 % in Serbia and 12.5 % in Slovenia in 2017.
Croatia has been ranked 15th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Bank equity, or net assets or book value, is the difference between total assets on the one hand and current liabilities and non-capitalised long-term liabilities on the other hand.