Banks' RWA rose 0.558% to ZAR 2,595 bil in South Africa in first quarter of 2017

Banks' RWA (ZAR bil)
Banking | South Africa | February 7, 2019
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Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 2,595 ZAR bil in first quarter of 2017 in South Africa, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.558 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in South Africa reached an all time high of 2,595 ZAR bil in first quarter of 2017 and an all time low of 1,461 ZAR bil in first quarter of 2008. When compared to South Africa's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Botswana amounted to 53.3 BWP bil, 7.33 LSL bil in Lesotho and 11.5 SZL bil in Swaziland in first quarter of 2017.

South Africa has been ranked 28th within the group of 81 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
Angola AOA bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
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 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...