Bank equity reached 2.49 SVC bil in 2017 in El Salvador, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.19 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity in El Salvador reached an all time high of 2.49 SVC bil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.23 SVC bil in 2005. When compared to El Salvador's main peers, bank equity in Costa Rica amounted to 4,227 CRC bil, 27.1 GTQ bil in Guatemala, 41.1 HNL bil in Honduras and 29.2 NIO bil in Nicaragua in 2017.
El Salvador has been ranked 102nd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of bank equity, 26 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.