Retail deposits reached 178 RON bil in 2017 in Romania, according to the National Central Bank. This is 9.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, retail deposits in Romania reached an all time high of 178 RON bil in 2017 and an all time low of 7.84 RON bil in 2000. When compared to Romania's main peers, retail deposits in Bulgaria amounted to 47.8 BGN bil and 7,738 HUF bil in Hungary in 2017.
Romania has been ranked 15th within the group of 19 countries we follow in terms of retail deposits, 31 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank retail deposit is money placed into a banking institution for safekeeping by physical persons.