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Fintech and digitalisation have a significant impact on individual banks and on the financial sector as a whole. This report summarises the results of the fintech survey conducted among the Belgian banks by the National Bank of Belgium in 2017-2018.

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Economic growth rate of 1.7 %

  • 64 500 jobs created, best result since 2008
  • Improvement in public finances: budget deficit cut to 0.9 % of GDP and debt ratio down to 103.4 % of GDP
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  • Press release - Foreign Trade (F-N) (2018-09)

  • Foreign Trade statistic - Quarterly Bulletin (F-N) (2018-II)

  • Economic indicators for Belgium (2018-50)

  • Foreign Trade statistic - Monthly Bulletin (F-N) (2018-09)

  • Press release - Bi-annual investment survey (2018-II)

  • Statistical bulletin - Monthly update (2018-11)

  • Press release - Consumer confidence indicator (2018-12)

  • Press release - Business confidence indicator (2018-12)

  • National accounts - Supply and use tables (F-N) (2015)

  • Economic indicators for Belgium (2018-51)

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