Banks' RWA fell 0.611% to KRW 1,416,402 bil in South Korea in 2016

Banks' RWA (KRW bil)
Banking | South Korea | February 7, 2019
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Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 1,416,402 KRW bil in 2016 in South Korea, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.611 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in South Korea reached an all time high of 1,425,110 KRW bil in 2015 and an all time low of 350,783 KRW bil in 1999. When compared to South Korea's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in China amounted to 111,028 CNY bil and 4,862,315 VND bil in Vietnam in 2016.

South Korea has been ranked 3rd within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Risk-weighted assets are a bank's assets or off-balance sheet exposures, weighted according to risk.

Banks' Risk-Weighted Assets (Local Currency) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cambodia KHR bil 28,467 34,731 53,509 68,447 78,430
China CNY bil 58,757 76,177 85,942 97,398 111,028 ...
Dem. People's Republic of Korea KPW bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
India INR bil ... 57,096 66,222 73,175 83,624 88,969 ...
Japan JPY bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Laos LAK bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Russia RUB bil 44,641 52,474 63,281 70,929 71,802 ...
South Korea KRW bil 1,169,223 1,204,669 1,354,671 1,425,110 1,416,402 ... ...
Thailand THB bil 9,256 10,353 10,687 11,483 11,832
USA USD bil 9,913 10,441 10,843 11,430 11,908 ...
Vietnam VND bil 2,976,944 3,360,954 3,909,423 4,360,333 4,862,315 ...