This Financial Stability Report presents the appreciation of Banco de la República (the Central Bank of Colombia) on the recent performance of credit institutions and their debtors, as well as on the main risks and vulnerabilities that could have some effect on the financial stability of the Colombian economy. The Report intends to inform both participants in financial markets and the general public, besides promoting public debate on the trends and risks that may affect the financial system. The results herein presented also serve the monetary authority as an input in their decision-making to promote financial stability within the general context of the objectives of price stability and macroeconomic stability.
- Credit Risk
- Lower profitability than the historical average
- Low credit growth
- Lower growth of non-performing loans
- Lower growth of risky loans
- Recovery of profitability
- A trend towards a slight recovery in credit growth
Video of the Financial Stability Report for the first semester of 2019
This was the presentation of the #FinancialStabilityReport for the first half of 2019 by the Governor of the Central Bank, #JuanJoseEchavarria, and Daniel Osorio, Director of the Financial Stability Department, on Thursday, 23 May 2019.