Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 9.61 % in 2018 in Dominican Republic, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.76 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Dominican Republic reached an all time high of 9.68 % in 2008 and an all time low of 8.97 % in 2010. When compared to Dominican Republic's main peers, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Mexico amounted to 10.7 % and 11.7 % in USA in 2018.
Dominican Republic has been ranked 74th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets, 36 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Bank equity, or net assets or book value, is the difference between total assets on the one hand and current liabilities and non-capitalised long-term liabilities on the other hand.