Net earnings of the First International Bank Group for the first quarter of 2012 amounted to NIS 142 million, a decrease of 21.5% year-on-year. Return on equity reached 9.9% annualized in 2012 first quarter compared with 13.5% in 2011/Q1 and 8.3% in the whole of 2011.
Credit to the public
Credit to the public totaled NIS 66,073 million on March 31, 2012, an increase of 4.5% compared with March 31, 2011.
Deposits from the public
Deposits from the public totaled NIS 81,726 million, an increase of 2.4% compared with March 31, 2011.
The ratio of capital to risk assets
The core (Tier 1—Basel II) capital ratio rose to 8.81%.