Bank equity reached 489 EUR bil in 2017 in Germany, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.68 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity in Germany reached an all time high of 489 EUR bil in 2017 and an all time low of 5.01 EUR bil in 1960. When compared to Germany's main peers, bank equity in Austria amounted to 83.2 EUR bil, 75.0 EUR bil in Belgium and 204 PLN bil in Poland in 2017.
Germany has been ranked 32nd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of bank equity, 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.