Bank Regulatory Capital rose 1.79% to AUD 266 bil in Australia in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (AUD bil)
Banking | Australia | February 7, 2019
$2.99
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Bank regulatory capital reached 266 AUD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Australia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.79 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Australia reached an all time high of 266 AUD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 103 AUD bil in second quarter of 2004. When compared to Australia's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Indonesia amounted to 1,079,572 IDR bil, 254 MYR bil in Malaysia and 5.94 PGK bil in Papua New Guinea in fourth quarter of 2016.

Australia has been ranked 40th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 29 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
Australia AUD bil 272 278 280 286 286 ... ...
Cambodia KHR bil 19,001 19,270 20,000 22,051 22,874
Indonesia IDR bil 1,122,500 1,163,949 1,197,116 1,194,725 1,097,352 ... ...
Malaysia MYR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
New Zealand NZD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Papua New Guinea PGK bil 5.92 6.10 6.51 6.63 6.46 ... ...
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 ... ... ... ... ... ...