Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 13.9 % in 2018 in Croatia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.21 % less 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 13.2 %, 8.45 % in Montenegro and 10.7 % in Slovenia in 2018.
Croatia has been ranked 22nd within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets, 8 places behind 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.