Net earnings of the First International Bank Group increased by 252.8% to NIS 568 million in 2009. In the fourth quarter of the year, net earnings totaled NIS 152 million compared with a loss of NIS 80 million in Q408.
Net return on equity
Return on equity reached 9.7% in 2009 compared with 2.9% in 2008. ROE in the fourth quarter of the year amounted to 10.3% annualized.
Credit to the public
Credit to the public totaled totaled NIS 60,294 million, a decrease of 1.6%.
Deposits from the public
Deposits from the public on December 31, 2009, totaled NIS 82,830 million, an increase of 3.6%.
Press release and financial statements - 2009.pdf
Annual Report - 2009.pdf