Bank Regulatory Capital fell 1.07% to MYR 254 bil in Malaysia in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (MYR bil)
Banking | Malaysia | February 7, 2019
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Bank regulatory capital reached 254 MYR bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Malaysia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.07 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Malaysia reached an all time high of 257 MYR bil in third quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 93.1 MYR bil in first quarter of 2006. When compared to Malaysia's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Cambodia amounted to 16,360 KHR bil, 114 SGD bil in Singapore, 2,101 THB bil in Thailand and 614,605 VND bil in Vietnam in fourth quarter of 2016.

Malaysia has been ranked 42nd within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 30 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Bank regulatory capital is the minimum amount of a bank's capital required to be held for a certain level of assets through regulatory agencies such as the Bank for International Settlements, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or Federal Reserve Board.

Bank Regulatory Capital (Local Currency) Unit Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018
Cambodia KHR bil 19,001 19,270 20,000 22,051 22,874
China CNY bil ... 15,459 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Indonesia IDR bil 1,122,500 1,163,949 1,197,116 1,194,725 1,097,352 ... ...
Laos LAK bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Malaysia MYR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Myanmar MMK bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Philippines PHP bil 1,316 1,345 1,360 1,386 1,517 ... ...
Singapore SGD bil 118 115 116 116 117 ... ...
Thailand THB bil 2,111 2,195 2,196 2,190 2,205
Vietnam VND bil ... 659,478 ... ... ... ... ... ...