Poland: Banking Sector Faces Downward Trend

Professional ServicesBanks ♦ Published: July 17, 2013; 19:51 ♦ (Vindobona)

According the Poland´s National Bank NBP, the profitability of the Polish banking sector is expected to decline further.

Poland: Banking Sector Faces Downward Trend / Picture: © Vindobona.org

At the moment, Poland´s banking sector still shows a high degree of stability. The ability to absorb risks is still excellent, NBP stated in a report on the Polish banking sector. In the first half year of 2013, the equity base has improved further and the NPL quota could be held relatively stable.

Nevertheless, the profitability was down slightly compared to the reference…