Retail deposits reached 1,799 EUR bil in 2013 in Germany, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.23 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, retail deposits in Germany reached an all time high of 1,799 EUR bil in 2013 and an all time low of 98.8 EUR bil in 1968. When compared to Germany's main peers, retail deposits in Austria amounted to 213 EUR bil, 307 EUR bil in Belgium and 548 PLN bil in Poland in 2013.
Germany has been ranked 10th within the group of 39 countries we follow in terms of retail deposits, 6 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank retail deposit is money placed into a banking institution for safekeeping by physical persons.