Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 10.8 % in 2018 in Turkey, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.690 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Turkey reached an all time high of 17.1 % in 1961 and an all time low of 2.73 % in 1999. When compared to Turkey's main peers, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Bulgaria amounted to 10.8 % and 10.7 % in Greece in 2018.
Turkey has been ranked 54th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets, 33 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.