Bank Equity to Bank Assets fell to 15.0% in Saudi Arabia in third quarter of 2019

Bank Equity to Bank Assets (%)
Banking | Saudi Arabia | January 24, 2020
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Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 15.0 % in third quarter of 2019 in Saudi Arabia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.51 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 15.7 % in second quarter of 2018 and an all time low of 11.1 % in second quarter of 2009.

Saudi Arabia has been ranked 8th within the group of 52 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets, 12 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Bank equity, or net assets or book value, is the difference between total assets on the one hand and current liabilities and non-capitalised long-term liabilities on the other hand.

Bank Equity (As % of Bank Assets) Unit Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018 Mar 2019 Jun 2019 Sep 2019
Bahrain % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Djibouti % 5.77% 6.03% 6.51% 6.29% 6.47%
Eritrea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Iran % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Iraq % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Israel % 7.37% 7.44% 7.58% 7.43% 7.59% ... ...
Jordan % ... ... 14.4% ... 14.7% ... ...
Kuwait % 12.2% 12.2% 12.6% 12.7% 12.4% ... ...
Oman % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Qatar % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Saudi Arabia % 15.6% 15.7% 15.1% 15.2% 15.6%
Syria % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
United Arab Emirates % 13.7% 14.1% 14.2% 14.3% 14.1% ... ...
Yemen % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...