16.12 pct of loans at end of Q1 non-performing

Of the HRK 267 billion in bank loans at the end of the first quarter of 2016, 16.12% were non-performing (HRK 43b), according to the latest Croatian National Bank figures.

At the end of 2015, 16.65% of bank loans were non-performing (HRK 45.87b), while at the end of last year's Q1, 16.11% were non-performing (HRK 45.8b).

The highest share of non-performing loans was recorded at the end of Q3 2014, when they made up 17.24% of all bank lending (HRK 47.6b).

At the end of Q1 2016, Swiss franc loans accounted for the highest percentage of non-performing loans (55.32%). The amount of lending denominated in Swiss francs is falling, reaching nearly HRK 20 million at the end of 2015, but non-performing CHF loans are increasing, reaching 21.78% at the end of last year.

Lending in the national currency totalled HRK 82.76 billion at the end of Q1 2016 and 16.49% were non-performing loans. Lending in euros totalled HRK 175.5 billion and 14.76% were non-performing loans.

(EUR 1 = HRK 7.48)

Last update: Tue, 30/08/2016 - 09:39
Author: 

Related

Lending in June down 4.8 pct y-o-y

Croatia

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 09:39

More from Croatia

Croatia's Helsinki Committee warns of deteriorating human rights

The Croatian Helsinki Committee on Human Rights (HHO) on Friday presented awards for outstanding contribution to the...

PM: Croatia will continue talks with EC following request to amend INA privatisation law

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Friday that Croatia would continue talks with the European Commission...

Exhibition on Roma genocide in WWII Croatia opens in Zagreb

An exhibition on the genocide of Roma in Croatia during World War II opened at the Conference Centre of the Roma...

US official warns of risk of terrorists arriving in S-E Europe

US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Michael Carpenter said in Croatia on Friday that the risk of terrorists...

Magnitude 4.6 earthquake rocks Split

An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale rattled the southern coastal city of Split at about 2 p.m. Friday...