Bank pre-tax ROE reached 5.10 % in 2018 in Germany, according to the National Central Bank. This is 19.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Germany reached an all time high of 20.9 % in 1983 and an all time low of -2.51 % in 2008. When compared to Germany's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in Austria amounted to 9.89 %, 8.21 % in Belgium, 6.47 % in France and 7.53 % in Poland in 2018.
Germany has been ranked 113th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE, 32 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.