Bank pre-tax ROE reached 8.21 % in 2018 in Belgium, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Belgium reached an all time high of 21.4 % in 2006 and an all time low of -35.7 % in 2008. When compared to Belgium's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in France amounted to 6.47 %, 5.10 % in Germany, 7.35 % in Luxembourg and 11.7 % in Netherlands in 2018.
Belgium has been ranked 95th within the group of 116 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.