Bank Regulatory Capital fell 7.73% to XAF 252 bil in Cameroon in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (XAF bil)
Banking | Cameroon | February 7, 2019
$2.99
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Bank regulatory capital reached 252 XAF bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Cameroon, according to the National Central Bank. This is 7.73 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Cameroon reached an all time high of 274 XAF bil in third quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 76.9 XAF bil in second quarter of 2012. When compared to Cameroon's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Central African Republic amounted to 35.9 XAF bil, 102 XAF bil in Chad, 136 XAF bil in Gabon and 3,111 NGN bil in Nigeria in fourth quarter of 2016.

Cameroon has been ranked 43rd 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
Angola AOA bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Benin 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 ...
Congo XAF bil 254 262 265 265 273 ...
Dem. Republic of the Congo CDF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Equatorial Guinea XAF bil 222 228 229 230 229 ...
Gabon XAF bil 137 146 187 182 182 ...
Niger XOF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Nigeria NGN bil 2,966 2,508 2,279 2,261 ... ... ...
Sudan SDG bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...