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Euro Area External Transactions and Positions
Chart (EUR billions) 2022Sep 2022Oct 2022Nov 2022Dec
Current account balance -22.0 -4.5 13.4   . 
Direct investment balance 24.9 7.6 2.8   . 
Portfolio investment balance -154.0 -48.0 -9.3   . 
Reserve assets (end of period position) 1,135.8 1,111.9 1,115.1 1,114.2


Effective Exchange Rate of the Euro EER-42
Chart (index 99Q1 = 100) 2022Aug 2022Sep 2022Oct 2022Nov
Nominal effective exchange rate 114.1 114.5 115.4 117.1
Real effective exchange rate (CPI deflated) 88.6 89.2 90.5 92.2


Selected supervisory indicators
Chart (EUR billions unless otherwise stated) 2021Q4 2022Q1 2022Q2 2022Q3
Total assets 25,091.7 26,458.2 26,765.4 27,771.0
Non-performing loans ratio (%) 2.1 1.9 1.9 1.8
NPE coverage ratio (%) 43.0 43.2 42.6 42.8
Return on equity (%) 6.7 6.0 7.6 7.5
Return on assets (%) 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4
Cost-to-income ratio (%) 64.3 64.3 62.2 61.4
CET1 ratio (%) 15.6 15.0 15.0 14.7
Tier 1 ratio (%) 16.9 16.2 16.2 16.0
Total capital ratio (%) 19.6 18.9 18.9 18.7
Leverage ratio (transitional) (%) 6.0 5.7 5.3 5.2
Leverage ratio (fully-loaded) (%) 5.9 5.6 5.2 5.1
Liquidity coverage ratio (%) 173.5 167.5 164.4 162.0
Loan-to-deposit ratio (%) 104.4 104.5 105.3 104.8


Inflation rate (HICP)
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News & Updates
Croatia adopted the euro on 01.01.2023. Unless otherwise indicated, all-time series including observations for 2023 reflect the euro area including Croatia. Read more on the methodology and new euro area 20 (fixed composition) codes.
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Release Calendar for Euro Area Statistics (next 5 releases) See more
Release Date Indicator Reference Period
2023-01-27 Monetary developments in the euro area Dec-2022
2023-01-27 National balance sheet of euro area monetary financial institutions, excluding the Eurosystem Dec-2022
2023-01-27 Euro area economic and financial developments by institutional sector Q3 2022
2023-01-31 Euro area Bank Lending Survey Q4 2022 / Q1 2023
2023-02-01 TARGET balances statistics Dec-2022