Non-performing loans reached 0.790 USD bil in 2017 in Malta, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.213 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in Malta reached an all time high of 1.13 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of 0.538 USD bil in 2007. When compared to Malta's main peers, non-performing loans in Greece amounted to 124 USD bil, 302 USD bil in Italy and 16.8 USD bil in Turkey in 2017.
Malta has been ranked 42nd within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.