Bank regulatory capital reached 11.5 BGN bil in 2017 in Bulgaria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.74 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank regulatory capital in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 11.5 BGN bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.109 BGN bil in 1996. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Greece amounted to 30.9 EUR bil, 40.1 RON bil in Romania and 419 TRY bil in Turkey in 2017.
Bulgaria has been ranked 84th within the group of 106 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital.
Bank regulatory capital is the minimum amount of a bank's capital required to be held for a certain level of assets through regulatory agencies such as the Bank for International Settlements, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or Federal Reserve Board.