Banks' RWA fell 0.759% to LSL 7.01 bil in Lesotho in fourth quarter of 2016

Banks' RWA (LSL bil)
Banking | Lesotho | February 7, 2019
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Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 7.01 LSL bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Lesotho, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.759 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Lesotho reached an all time high of 7.69 LSL bil in second quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 2.69 LSL bil in first quarter of 2009. When compared to Lesotho's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Botswana amounted to 52.3 BWP bil, 2,581 ZAR bil in South Africa and 12.0 SZL bil in Swaziland in fourth quarter of 2016.

Lesotho has been ranked 87th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets.

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

Banks' Risk-Weighted Assets (Local Currency) Unit Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018
Botswana BWP bil 54.5 56.4 49.0 58.8 59.5 ...
Lesotho LSL bil 7.65 7.48 8.25 8.14 8.71 ... ...
Mozambique MZN bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Namibia NAD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Africa ZAR bil 2,660 2,687 2,762 2,815 2,824
Swaziland SZL bil 11.5 12.4 12.8 12.3 ... ... ...
Zambia ZMW bil 31.0 31.8 34.1 ... ... ... ...
Zimbabwe ZWD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...