Banks' RWA rose 0.640% to AUD 1,948 bil in Australia in fourth quarter of 2016

Banks' RWA (AUD bil)
Banking | Australia | February 7, 2019
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Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 1,948 AUD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Australia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.64 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Australia reached an all time high of 1,948 AUD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 968 AUD bil in second quarter of 2004. When compared to Australia's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Indonesia amounted to 4,758,779 IDR bil, 1,542 MYR bil in Malaysia and 16.7 PGK bil in Papua New Guinea in fourth quarter of 2016.

Australia has been ranked 35th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets, 27 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 Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018
Australia AUD bil 1,933 1,918 1,927 1,956 1,978 ... ...
Cambodia KHR bil 86,308 90,300 91,277 96,728 101,832
Indonesia IDR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Malaysia MYR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
New Zealand NZD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Papua New Guinea PGK bil 16.2 16.9 17.1 17.4 17.8 ... ...
Philippines PHP bil 8,519 8,881 9,432 9,590 9,955 ... ...
Singapore SGD bil 701 704 680 696 698 ... ...
Thailand THB bil 12,005 12,036 12,232 12,291 12,556
Vietnam VND bil ... 5,320,612 ... ... ... ... ... ...