Average bank equity reached 83.2 EUR bil in 2018 in Austria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, average bank equity in Austria reached an all time high of 87.7 EUR bil in 2015 and an all time low of 8.65 EUR bil in 1987. When compared to Austria's main peers, average bank equity in Germany amounted to 489 EUR bil, 4,188 HUF bil in Hungary, 203 EUR bil in Italy and 215 CHF bil in Switzerland in 2018.
Austria has been ranked 55th within the group of 100 countries we follow in terms of average bank equity, 9 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.