BUENOS AIRES, Argentina,
Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Banco
Macro S.A. (NYSE: BMA; BCBA: BMA) ("Banco Macro" or "BMA" or the
"Bank") announced today its results for the third quarter ended
September 30, 2019 ("3Q19").
All figures are in Argentine pesos (Ps.)
- The Bank's net income totaled Ps.13.2 billion in
3Q19. This result was 87% higher than the Ps.7
billion posted in 2Q19 and 243% higher than in
3Q18. In 3Q19, the accumulated annualized return on average equity
("ROAE") and the accumulated annualized return on average assets
("ROAA") were 57.3% and 9.4%, respectively. In 3Q19 Recurring Net
Income totaled Ps.15.5 billion increasing 99% or Ps.7.7 billion
compared with the previous quarter.
- In 3Q19, Banco Macro's financing to the private sector grew
10% or Ps.18.1 billion quarter over quarter ("QoQ") totaling
Ps.192.8 billion and increased 15% or Ps.24.5 billion year over
year ("YoY"). In the quarter, growth was driven by commercial
loans, among which Overdrafts stand out, with a 78%
increase QoQ. Meanwhile within consumer loans, credit card loans
increased 12% QoQ.
- In 3Q19, Banco Macro's total deposits decreased 9% or
Ps.25.1 billion QoQ, totaling Ps.259.2 billion and representing 79%
of the Bank's total liabilities. Private sector deposits decreased
8% or Ps.22 billion QoQ.
- Banco Macro continued showing a strong solvency ratio, with
excess capital of Ps.60.0 billion, 26.5% regulatory capital ratio –
Basel III and 18.9% Tier 1 Ratio. In addition, the Bank's liquid
assets remained at an adequate level, reaching 61% of its total
deposits in 3Q19.
- As of 3Q19, the efficiency ratio reached 32.5%, improving
from the 37.6% posted in 3Q18.
- In 3Q19, the Bank's non-performing to total financing ratio
was 1.9% and the coverage ratio reached 124.16%.
3Q19 Earnings Release Conference Call
Friday, November 12, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time |
12:00 p.m. Buenos Aires Time
To participate, please dial:
Argentina Toll Free:
Participants Dial In (Toll Free):
(844) 450 3847
Participants International Dial
+1 (412) 317 6370
Conference ID: Banco
Webcast: click here
Webcast Replay: click here
Available from 11/12/2019 through
IR Contacts in Buenos
Chief Financial Officer
Nicolás A. Torres
(54 11) 5222 6682
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SOURCE Banco Macro S.A.