Bank pre-tax ROE reached 8.11 % in 2018 in Spain, according to the National Central Bank. This is 20.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Spain reached an all time high of 19.8 % in 2006 and an all time low of -21.0 % in 2012. When compared to Spain's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in France amounted to 6.47 %, 6.06 % in Italy and 7.06 % in Portugal in 2018.
Spain has been ranked 98th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE, 46 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.