Banks' RWA rose 6.88% to PKR 7,620 bil in Pakistan in fourth quarter of 2016

Banks' RWA (PKR bil)
Banking | Pakistan | February 7, 2019
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Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 7,620 PKR bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Pakistan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.88 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Pakistan reached an all time high of 7,620 PKR bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 2,323 PKR bil in fourth quarter of 2005. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Afghanistan amounted to 108 AFN bil, 111,028 CNY bil in China and 88,969 INR bil in India in fourth quarter of 2016.

Pakistan has been ranked 21st within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets, 16 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 Sep 2016 Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018
Afghanistan AFN bil 110 108 102 107 106
Bangladesh BDT bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China CNY bil ... ... 117,506 ... ... ... ... ...
India INR bil 87,039 90,050 92,031 94,579 96,011 ...
Iran IQD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Iraq IRR bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Japan JPY bil ... 311,612 ... 312,798 ... 305,292 ... ...
Pakistan PKR bil 7,747 8,064 8,076 8,282 8,388 ...
Russia RUB bil 70,600 74,275 79,065 77,884 75,201
Sri Lanka SKR bil 5,254 5,446 5,592 5,716 6,070
Tajikistan TJS bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkmenistan TMT bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA USD bil 11,919 12,002 12,063 12,134 12,255