Bank Regulatory Capital rose 4.49% to CAD 276 bil in Canada in fourth quarter of 2016

Bank Regulatory Capital (CAD bil)
Banking | Canada | February 7, 2019
$2.99
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Bank regulatory capital reached 276 CAD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Canada, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.49 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Canada reached an all time high of 276 CAD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 120 CAD bil in first quarter of 2005. When compared to Canada's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Australia amounted to 266 AUD bil and 644 GBP bil in United Kingdom in fourth quarter of 2016.

Canada has been ranked 39th 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 ... ...
Belgium EUR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Belize BZD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Canada CAD bil 285 286 292 290 301
China CNY bil ... 15,459 ... ... ... ... ... ...
France EUR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Germany EUR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Guatemala GTQ bil 27.1 28.2 28.9 28.8 29.0 ... ...
Honduras HNL bil 44.7 46.1 48.1 49.7 50.3 ... ...
Indonesia IDR bil 1,122,500 1,163,949 1,197,116 1,194,725 1,097,352 ... ...
Ireland EUR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Japan JPY bil ... ... 52,102 ... 52,145 ... ... ...
Malaysia MYR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mexico MXN bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
New Zealand NZD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Papua New Guinea PGK bil 5.92 6.10 6.51 6.63 6.46 ... ...
USA USD bil 1,737 1,756 1,763 1,783 1,800 ...
United Kingdom GBP bil 609 605 594 584 600 ... ...