Slovakia Commercial Banking Report Q1 2009

  • ID: 836631
  • March 2009
  • Region: Slovakia
  • 45 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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Slovakia Commercial Banking Report provides independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Slovakia's commercial banking industry.

We do not believe Slovakia will avoid a recession in 2009, and forecast real GDP contracting by 0.9%. The deterioration in external demand and plunging consumer confidence will weigh heavily on export and domestic household consumption growth, respectively. Beyond 2009, a slight improvement in eurozone economic activity will help push Slovak growth back into positive territory, with real GDP expected to expand by 2.0% in 2010.

This report is being written at a time when the global financial crisis, which arose as a result of the evaporation of inter-bank liquidity, has moved into a new phase. Stock market participants appear, reasonably, to have taken the view that the policy responses taken by governments, central banks and multi-lateral institutions will be sufficient to prevent a total collapse of the global financial system. Instead, stock market participants are focusing on the impact of a near-global recession on the earnings of non-financial companies.

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Executive Summary
Table: Levels (SKKbn)
Table: Levels (US$bn)
Table: Levels At December 31 2007
Table: Annual Growth Rate Projections, 2007-2012 (%)
Table: Ranking Out Of 59 Countries Reviewed In Q208
Table: Projected Levels (SKKbn)
Table: Projected Levels (US$bn)

Key Issues

SWOT Analysis
Slovakia Commercial Banking SWOT
Slovakia Political SWOT
Slovakia Economics SWOT
Slovakia Business Environment SWOT

Changes To The Commercial Banking Report
The Global Financial Crisis – Continued
Table: Selected European Countries – Projected Budget And Current Account, 2008 (as % of GDP)
New Information From Q209

Commercial Banking Business Environment Rating
Table: Slovakia’s Commercial Banking Business Environment Ratings
Table: Central And Eastern Europe Commercial Banking Business Environment Ratings

Bank Lending
Lending Overview
Table: Lending Overview (SKKbn)
Total Assets, Client Loans And Client Deposits
Table: Comparison Of Total Assets, Client Loans And Client Deposits (US$bn)
Per-Capita Deposits
Table: Comparison Of Per-Capita Deposits, Late 2007 (US$)

Country Update
Macroeconomic Trends And Developments
Table: Slovakia – Macroeconomic Activity, 2006-2013
Political Outlook

Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Annual Growth Rate Projections, 2007-2012 (%)
Table: Projected Levels (SKKbn)
Table: Projected Levels (US$bn)
Comment On Developments Over Last Year
Comment On Forecasts
Comment On Trends And Ratios
Table: CEE – Comparison Of Loan/Deposit, Loan/Asset And Loan/GDP Ratios, Late 2007/Early 2008

Banks’ Bond Portfolios
Table: Bond Portfolios, Late 2007

Competitive Landscape And Protagonists

Country Snapshot: Slovakia Demographic Data
Section 1: Population
Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
Section 2: Education And Healthcare
Table: Education, 2002-2005
Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
Table: Employment Indicators, 2001-2006
Table: Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012 (US$)
Table: Average Annual Wages, 2000-2012

Basis Of Projections
Commercial Bank Business Environment Rating
Table: Commercial Banking Business Environment Indicators And Rationale
Table: Weighting Of Indicators

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