Non-performing debts of individuals, sold to collection agencies, have grown nearly three times annually. The total amount of debt sold for the first half of 2016 amounts to BGN 609 million against BGN 221 million for the same period in 2015.

In the debt collection segment, data show that the volume of non-performing receivables of citizens increased by 11%, compared to the same period previous year - if for the period January-June 2015 collector agencies were assigned debt collections of the amount of BGN 997 million, a year later it has already become BGN 1,111 billion.