Bank Tier 1 Ratio rose to 13.9% in USA in second quarter of 2019

Bank Tier 1 Ratio (%)
Banking | USA | January 24, 2020
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Bank tier 1 ratio reached 13.9 % in second quarter of 2019 in USA, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.365 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank tier 1 ratio in USA reached an all time high of 13.9 % in second quarter of 2019 and an all time low of 10.7 % in first quarter of 2009. When compared to USA's main peers, bank tier 1 ratio in Canada amounted to 13.2 %, 11.4 % in China and 14.2 % in Mexico in second quarter of 2019.

USA has been ranked 70th within the group of 93 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 ratio, 20 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

The Tier 1 capital ratio is the ratio of a bank's core equity capital to its total risk-weighted assets.

Bank Tier 1 Ratio Unit Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018 Mar 2019 Jun 2019 Sep 2019
Australia % 12.4% 12.3% 12.5% 12.6% 12.7% ... ...
Belize % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Canada % 12.7% 13.2% 13.1% 13.2% 13.1%
China % ... ... ... 11.2% ... 11.6% 11.5% ...
Guatemala % 12.4% 12.5% 12.2% 11.9% 12.4%
Honduras % 9.27% 9.29% 9.19% 9.03% 8.89%
India % 12.0% 13.6% 14.8% 11.9% 11.9% ... ...
Japan % ... 14.9% ... 14.8% ... 15.1% ... ...
Mexico % 14.5% 14.2% 14.2% 14.2% 14.5%
Russia % 9.95% 9.04% 9.48% 8.88% ... ... ...
South Korea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA % 13.5% 13.6% 13.7% 13.8% 13.9% ...
United Kingdom % 17.0% 17.2% 17.8% 17.9% ... ... ...