Bank Regulatory Capital fell 4.47% to NGN 3,111 bil in Nigeria in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (NGN bil)
Banking | Nigeria | February 7, 2019
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Bank regulatory capital reached 3,111 NGN bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Nigeria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.47 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Nigeria reached an all time high of 3,284 NGN bil in fourth quarter of 2014 and an all time low of 24.5 NGN bil in third quarter of 2010. When compared to Nigeria's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Cameroon amounted to 252 XAF bil and 102 XAF bil in Chad in fourth quarter of 2016.

Nigeria has been ranked 17th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital.

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 Sep 2016 Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018
Algeria DZD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Benin XOF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Burkina Faso XOF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Cameroon XAF bil 256 260 244 268 284
Central African Republic XAF bil 35.5 38.4 38.4 42.2 41.1
Chad XAF bil 102 103 111 110 112 ...
Gabon XAF bil 137 146 187 182 182 ...
Libya LYD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mali XOF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Niger XOF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Nigeria NGN bil 2,966 2,508 2,279 2,261 ... ... ...
Sudan SDG bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Togo XOF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...