Bank pre-tax ROE reached 19.4 % in 2018 in Hungary, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.33 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Hungary reached an all time high of 26.9 % in 2005 and an all time low of -20.6 % in 2014. When compared to Hungary's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in Austria amounted to 9.89 %, 17.3 % in Czech Republic, 7.53 % in Poland and 10.1 % in Slovakia in 2018.
Hungary has been ranked 25th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.