Banks' RWA rose 2.95% to NAD 83.5 bil in Namibia in fourth quarter of 2016

Banks' RWA (NAD bil)
Banking | Namibia | February 7, 2019
$2.99
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Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 83.5 NAD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Namibia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.95 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Namibia reached an all time high of 83.5 NAD bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 36.3 NAD bil in second quarter of 2010. When compared to Namibia's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Botswana amounted to 52.3 BWP bil and 2,581 ZAR bil in South Africa in fourth quarter of 2016.

Namibia has been ranked 67th 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
Angola AOA bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Botswana BWP bil 54.5 56.4 49.0 58.8 59.5 ...
Dem. Republic of the Congo CDF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
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 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...