According to data released by the Central Bank of Cyprus on Thursday, the proportion of non-performing loans in the banking sector of Cyprus increased from 11.1% at the end of 2021 to 11.7% of total loans in January.
Non-performing loans (non-payment of 90 days or more) defined by the European Banking Authority increased from € 3 billion at the end of December 2021 to € 3.06 billion.
According to CBC, loan coverage is last month..
In addition, the total loan amount in 2021 decreased from € 2.701 billion at the end of December to € 2.556 billion the following month.
The central bank said the significant decline in total loans was primarily due to loan repayments.
According to the CBC, non-performing loans have shown a € 24.3 billion (89%) reduction since December 31, 2014.
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