Banks operating in the Czech Republic reported a profit after tax of
CZK 31.06 billion for the current financial year as of June 30, 2021.
A year earlier, it was CZK 26.57bn. Profit from financial and
operating activities amounted to CZK 87.52bn (H1 2020: CZK
95.12bn). Interest income reached CZK 81.46bn and fee and
commission income was CZK 22.93bn. This is based on the
statistics of the Czech National Bank (CNB). The number of banks
and branches of foreign banks operating on the domestic market fell
by two entities year-on-year to 47. Their total assets increased to
CZK 8.75tn from CZK 8.38tn.