Bank equity reached 286 MYR bil in 2017 in Malaysia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.52 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity in Malaysia reached an all time high of 286 MYR bil in 2017 and an all time low of 75.2 MYR bil in 2005. When compared to Malaysia's main peers, bank equity in Cambodia amounted to 22,827 KHR bil, 114 SGD bil in Singapore, 2,275 THB bil in Thailand and 709,267 VND bil in Vietnam in 2017.
Malaysia has been ranked 42nd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of bank equity, 1 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.