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United Arab Emirates: Bank return on equity, in percent: For that indicator, Bankscope provides data for the United Arab Emirates from 1996 to 2016. The average value for the United Arab Emirates during that period was 15.65 percent with a minumum of 10.86 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 27.73 percent in 2005. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Commercial banks’ pre-tax income to yearly averaged equity. The numerator and denominator are first aggregated on the country level before division. Note that banks used in the calculation might differ between indicators. Calculated from underlying bank-by-bank unconsolidated data from Bankscope.