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Commercial banking forecast series covers 62 countries accounting for 80% of global GDP. Each report, researched at source, features BMIís independent assessment and 5-year forecasts to end-2017 for the commercial banking sector in each market. Using its expertise in both country risk and financial markets analysis, BMI has created exclusive models to forecast a wealth of key variables on the commercial banking sector. Historic and forecast data are provided for the sectorís total asset and liability growth, client loans, and client deposits. Forecasts for key ratios including the loan-deposit ratio and the loan-asset ratio are also included, as well as core macro-economic forecasts. Data is presented in both local currency and US dollar terms.Each report examines key drivers of growth and future prospects, including the macroeconomic situation, the level of development and potential for growth of the banking sector, the commercial initiatives of major players, government policy and the regulatory environment.Central to BMIís analysis are our unique Commercial Banking Business Environment Ratings. BMIís unique country-comparative Risk-Reward Rating provides a clear, quantified, independent assessment of the opportunities and dangers of operating in each market. The methodology draws together our in-depth knowledge of competitive pressures, our comprehensive industry market forecasts, and our Country Risk teamís unrivalled analysis of economic, political and operational risks.The reports also feature profiles of leading banks, covering total assets, liabilities, client deposits, lending, bond holdings, main products and services, competitive positioning and ownership structure.
Industry View 7Table: Commercial Banking Sector Indicators 7Table: Commercial Banking Sector Key Ratios, December 2013 7Table: Annual Growth Rate Projections 2013-2018 (%) 7Table: Ranking Out Of 71 Countries Reviewed In 2014 8Table: Commercial Banking Sector Indicators, 2011-2018 8SWOT 9Commercial Banking 9Political SWOT 10Economic SWOT 11Business Environment SWOT 12Industry Forecast 14Industry Risk Reward Ratings 17Middle East and Africa Commercial Banking Risk/Reward Ratings 17Table: Middle East and Africa Commercial Banking Risk/Reward Ratings 18Market Overview 19Middle East and Africa Commercial Banking Outlook 19Table: Banks' Bond Portfolios, 2012 19Table: Comparison Of Loan/Deposit, Loan/Asset And Loan/GDP Ratios, 2014 20Table: Comparison Of Total Assets, Client Loans And Client Deposits (US$bn) 21Table: Comparison Of US$ Per Capita Deposits, 2014 22Economic Analysis 23Table: Kuwait - Economic Activity 30Competitive Landscape 31Market Structure 31Protagonists 31Table: Protagonists In Kuwait's Commercial Banking Sector 31Definition Of The Commercial Banking Universe 31List Of Banks 32Table: Conventional Banks In Kuwait 32Table: Islamic Banks in Kuwait 32Company Profile 33Commercial Bank of Kuwait 33Table: Stock Market Indicators 34Table: Balance Sheet (KWDmn) 35Table: Balance Sheet (US$mn) 35Table: Key Ratios (%) 35Industrial Bank of Kuwait 36National Bank of Kuwait 38Table: Stock Market Indicators 40Table: Balance Sheet (KWDmn) 40Table: Balance Sheet (US$mn) 40Table: Key Ratios (%) 41Gulf Bank 42Table: Stock Market Indicators 43Table: Balance Sheet (KWDmn) 44Table: Balance Sheet (US$mn) 44Table: Key Ratios (%) 44Al-Ahli Bank of Kuwait 45Table: Stock Market Indicators 47Table: Balance Sheet (KWDmn) 47Table: Balance Sheet (US$mn) 47Table: Key Ratios (%) 48Burgan Bank 49Table: Stock Market Indicators 50Table: Balance Sheet (KWDmn) 51Table: Balance Sheet (US$mn) 51Table: Key Ratios (%) 51Regional Overview 52Middle East Commercial Banking Overview 52GCC: Rapid Growth Rates To Slow 52Growth To Pick Up Elsewhere 54Egypt: The Worst Has Passed 56Islamic Banking: Setbacks To Restrain Growth 56Recent Developments 56New Markets On The Horizon 58Table: Islamic Bonds & Loans (2013) 60Malaysia To Remain World Leader 60Impediments Remain 61Global Industry Overview 62Global Commercial Banking Outlook 62Regional Outlooks 63Methodology 67Industry Forecast Methodology 67Sector Specific Methodology 68Risk/Reward Ratings Methodology 69Sector Specific Methodology 70Table: Commercial Banking Risk/Reward Rating Indicators 70Weighting 71Table: Weighting Of Indicators 71Demographic Forecast 72Demographic Outlook 72Table: Kuwait's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 73Table: Kuwait's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 74Table: Kuwait's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 75Table: Kuwait's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 75