Bank equity reached 371 EUR bil in 2013 in France, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity in France reached an all time high of 371 EUR bil in 2013 and an all time low of 56.0 EUR bil in 1988. When compared to France's main peers, bank equity in Belgium amounted to 61.4 EUR bil, 413 EUR bil in Germany, 185 EUR bil in Italy and 229 EUR bil in Spain in 2013.
France has been ranked 42nd within the group of 136 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.