Increased credit growth to Danish businesses

Banking and mortgage lending, balances, October 2018.
Published 27 November 2018
After several years of annual credit growth around zero, total lending by banks and mortgage institutions to Danish businesses has increased by 2.9 per cent so far in 2018. This is the largest increase over the first 10 months of the year since 2008. However, credit growth was several times larger in the years preceding the financial crisis.