Bank pre-tax ROE reached 15.3 % in 2018 in Palestine, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Palestine reached an all time high of 21.4 % in 2008 and an all time low of 14.9 % in 2015. When compared to Palestine's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in Israel amounted to 13.0 %, 9.45 % in Jordan and 13.1 % in Lebanon in 2018.
Palestine has been ranked 49th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE, 32 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.