Non-performing loans reached 2,446 LMB bil in 2015 in Lebanon, according to the National Central Bank. This is 10.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in Lebanon reached an all time high of 2,446 LMB bil in 2015 and an all time low of 1,554 LMB bil in 2011. When compared to Lebanon's main peers, non-performing loans in Cyprus amounted to 27.8 EUR bil and 17.7 ILS bil in Israel in 2015.
Lebanon has been ranked 9th within the group of 102 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.