wiiw Forecast Reports

Credit monitor: Cycle picking up as asset quality improves


Olga Pindyuk

in: Strong Growth Amid Increased Negative Risks
wiiw Forecast Report No. Autumn 2018, November 2018 , pp. 48-49

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Credit growth is picking in most places, although more to households than to non-financial corporations. Asset quality has improved significantly almost everywhere. Potential concerns include high household credit growth in the CIS + Ukraine, and increasingly negative real interest rates for the eurozone countries and some other parts of EU-CEE.


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Annual Database, wiiw Monthly Database