Risk premium on lending reached -3.93 % in 1998 in Russia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 125 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, risk premium on lending in Russia reached an all time high of 152 % in 1995 and an all time low of -3.93 % in 1998. When compared to Russia's main peers, risk premium on lending in Germany amounted to 5.60 %, 2.01 % in Japan and 3.54 % in USA in 1998.
Russia has been ranked 74th within the group of 75 countries we follow in terms of risk premium on lending.