Bank Regulatory Capital rose 6.09% to LSL 1,054 bil in Lesotho in second quarter of 2018

Bank Regulatory Capital (LSL bil)
Banking | Lesotho | June 16, 2019
$2.99
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Bank regulatory capital reached 1,054 LSL bil in second quarter of 2018 in Lesotho, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.09 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank regulatory capital in Lesotho reached an all time high of 1,703 LSL bil in first quarter of 2017 and an all time low of 0.466 LSL bil in first quarter of 2010. When compared to Lesotho's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Botswana amounted to 11.1 BWP bil and 470 ZAR bil in South Africa in second quarter of 2018.

Lesotho has been ranked 20th within the group of 71 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 Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018
Botswana BWP bil 10.5 10.4 10.7 10.6 11.1 ...
Lesotho LSL bil 1,313 900 907 993 1,054 ... ...
Mozambique MZN bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Namibia NAD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Africa ZAR bil 439 452 449 457 470
Swaziland SZL bil 2.71 2.82 2.96 3.00 ... ... ...
Zambia ZMW bil 8.40 8.80 9.02 ... ... ... ...
Zimbabwe ZWD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...