Banks' RWA fell 27% to SZL 12.0 bil in Swaziland in fourth quarter of 2016

Banks' RWA (SZL bil)
Banking | Swaziland | February 7, 2019
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Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 12.0 SZL bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Swaziland, according to the National Central Bank. This is 27 % less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Swaziland reached an all time high of 16.4 SZL bil in third quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 4.86 SZL bil in first quarter of 2009. When compared to Swaziland's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Botswana amounted to 52.3 BWP bil, 7.01 LSL bil in Lesotho and 2,581 ZAR bil in South Africa in fourth quarter of 2016.

Swaziland has been ranked 83rd 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 ... ...
Malawi MWK bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
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 ... ... ...
Tanzania TNS bil 18,690 18,910 19,185 19,434 19,778
Zambia ZMW bil 31.0 31.8 34.1 ... ... ... ...
Zimbabwe ZWD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...