The financial and statistical data analyzed by this Commission concern 182 SFDs, or 96.8% of large institutions.
Compared to 2019 when it stood at 2,347.851 billion FCFA, the balance sheet total of these SFDs increased by 9.1%. According to the Banking Commission, this increase is linked to the evolution of assets in Côte d’Ivoire (+16.4%), Burkina (+14.3%), Niger (+12.5%), Mali (+9.1%), Benin (+6.3%), Togo (+5.7%) and Senegal (+4.5%).
Concerning DFS uses, they increased, in annual variation, by 5.6%, to reach 1,773.1 billion FCFA at the end of 2020. Loans to customers represent 81.7%, as in 2019. financial fixed assets totaled 2.2% of jobs during the period under review against 2.5% a year earlier. As for other uses (investment securities, other fixed assets and various uses), their share stood at 16.1% against 15.9% in 2019.