Non-performing loans less provisions reached -12.0 ARS bil in 2017 in Argentina, according to the National Central Bank. This is 59.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans less provisions in Argentina reached an all time high of 5.91 ARS bil in 2005 and an all time low of -12.0 ARS bil in 2017. When compared to Argentina's main peers, non-performing loans less provisions in Bolivia amounted to 0.002 BOB bil and -882 CLP bil in Chile in 2017.
Argentina has been ranked 67th within the group of 74 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans less provisions, 46 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Loan loss provisions (also known as "valuation allowance" and "valuation reserve") are an expense creditors budget as an allowance for bad loans.