Bank equity reached 8.86 LTL bil in 2017 in Lithuania, according to the National Central Bank. This is 15.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity in Lithuania reached an all time high of 8.95 LTL bil in 2015 and an all time low of LTL bil in. When compared to Lithuania's main peers, bank equity in Belarus amounted to 89,776 BYR bil, 2.86 EUR bil in Estonia, 3.05 LVL bil in Latvia and 9,497 RUB bil in Russia in 2017.
Lithuania has been ranked 101st within the group of 123 countries we follow in terms of bank equity, 36 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.