Retail loans reached 101 EUR bil in 2017 in Greece, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, retail loans in Greece reached an all time high of 147 EUR bil in 2009 and an all time low of 0.439 EUR bil in 1980. When compared to Greece's main peers, retail loans in Albania amounted to 169 ALL bil, 19.6 BGN bil in Bulgaria and 471 TRY bil in Turkey in 2017.
Greece has been ranked 32nd within the group of 40 countries we follow in terms of retail loans, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A retail loan is a loan provided by a bank to a physical person.