As of April 1, 2021, the assets of Azerbaijan-based banks assets amounted to AZN 32,521.4 million, up 0.9% from a year earlier, Report informs citing the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA).

Of this, the loans issued to customers amounted to AZN 13,189.6 million. The loan portfolio shrank 4.1%, the share of loans in assets decreased from 42.7% to 40.6%.

In the reporting period, the liabilities grew by 0.7% to AZN 27,672.0 million with the deposit portfolio risen by 2.3% to AZN 21,050.5 million. Individuals accounted for AZN 8,012.8 million, while legal entities made up AZN 13,037.7 million.