Bank Regulatory Capital rose 2.57% to CRC 3,652 bil in Costa Rica in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (CRC bil)
Banking | Costa Rica | February 7, 2019
$2.99
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Bank regulatory capital reached 3,652 CRC bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Costa Rica, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.57 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Costa Rica reached an all time high of 3,652 CRC bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 1,154 CRC bil in first quarter of 2008. When compared to Costa Rica's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Guatemala amounted to 26.1 GTQ bil, 43.5 HNL bil in Honduras, 25.0 NIO bil in Nicaragua and 10.9 PAB bil in Panama in fourth quarter of 2016.

Costa Rica has been ranked 13th 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
Belize BZD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Colombia COP bil 88,249 91,760 89,518 93,262 93,579 ...
Costa Rica CRC bil 3,713 3,768 3,798 3,908 3,964 ...
El Salvador SVC bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Guatemala GTQ bil 26.8 27.1 28.2 28.9 28.8 ...
Honduras HNL bil 44.2 44.7 46.1 48.1 49.7 ...
Mexico MXN bil ... 833 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Nicaragua NIO bil 26.5 27.2 28.3 29.7 31.0 ...
Panama PAB bil 11.1 11.4 11.8 11.9 11.9 ...
USA USD bil 1,705 1,737 1,756 1,763 1,783