Bank Tier 1 Capital fell 1.96% to LSL 1.90 bil in Lesotho in third quarter of 2019

Bank Tier 1 Capital (LSL bil)
Banking | Lesotho | January 24, 2020
$2.99
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Bank tier 1 capital reached 1.90 LSL bil in third quarter of 2019 in Lesotho, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.96 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Lesotho reached an all time high of 2.20 LSL bil in first quarter of 2019 and an all time low of 0.344 LSL bil in fourth quarter of 2009.

Lesotho has been ranked 42nd within the group of 43 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Tier 1 capital is the core measure of a bank's financial strength from a regulator's point of view.

Bank Tier 1 Capital (Local Currency) Unit Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018 Mar 2019 Jun 2019 Sep 2019
Botswana BWP bil 7.23 7.72 7.44 8.22 9.03
Lesotho LSL bil 1.73 1.75 1.77 1.81 2.20
Mozambique MZN bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Namibia NAD bil 12.8 12.6 13.1 14.1 14.3
South Africa ZAR bil 420 425 426 439 450 ...
Swaziland SZL bil 2.69 2.67 2.68 2.72 2.89 ...
Zambia ZMW bil 8.52 8.57 8.83 9.16 9.22 ... ...
Zimbabwe ZWD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...