Bank net profit reached 1,174 BGN mil in 2017 in Bulgaria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.99 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank net profit in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 1,374 BGN mil in 2008 and an all time low of -22.8 BGN mil in 1995. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, bank net profit in Greece amounted to -459 EUR mil and 63,572 RSD mil in Serbia in 2017.
Bulgaria has been ranked 61st within the group of 80 countries we follow in terms of bank net profit, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.