Bank Regulatory Capital rose 3.71% to PKR 1,239 bil in Pakistan in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (PKR bil)
Banking | Pakistan | February 7, 2019
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Bank regulatory capital reached 1,239 PKR bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Pakistan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.71 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Pakistan reached an all time high of 1,239 PKR bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 268 PKR bil in fourth quarter of 2005. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Afghanistan amounted to 30.2 AFN bil, 14,742 CNY bil in China and 11,542 INR bil in India in fourth quarter of 2016.

Pakistan has been ranked 22nd within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 15 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 Sep 2016 Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018
Afghanistan AFN bil 30.3 30.3 31.1 31.9 31.6
Bangladesh BDT bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China CNY bil ... ... 15,459 ... ... ... ... ...
India INR bil 11,024 11,903 11,968 12,126 12,780 ...
Iran IQD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Iraq IRR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Japan JPY bil ... 49,728 ... 52,102 ... 52,145 ... ...
Pakistan PKR bil 1,232 1,259 1,246 1,305 1,336 ...
Russia RUB bil 9,479 9,614 9,332 9,397 9,755
Sri Lanka SKR bil 771 818 844 871 955
Tajikistan TJS bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkmenistan TMT bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA USD bil 1,705 1,737 1,756 1,763 1,783