Bank Regulatory Capital rose 0.209% to BRL 665 bil in Brazil in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (BRL bil)
Banking | Brazil | February 7, 2019
$2.99
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Bank regulatory capital reached 665 BRL bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Brazil, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.209 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Brazil reached an all time high of 679 BRL bil in fourth quarter of 2015 and an all time low of 144 BRL bil in first quarter of 2005. When compared to Brazil's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Bolivia amounted to 17.0 BOB bil and 51.3 PEN bil in Peru in fourth quarter of 2016.

Brazil has been ranked 25th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 16 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
Bolivia BOB bil 17.9 18.2 18.4 19.3 19.6
Brazil BRL bil 667 687 698 674 691 ... ...
Chile CLP bil 22,238 22,606 22,918 23,242 23,269 ... ...
Colombia COP bil 91,760 89,518 93,262 93,579 95,458 ... ...
Guyana GYD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Paraguay PYG bil 12,595 12,958 13,221 14,717 14,053 ... ...
Peru PEN bil 53.5 54.6 54.3 57.4 57.4 ... ...
Trinidad and Tobago TTD bil 15.6 16.0 15.6 16.2 16.5
Venezuela VEF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...