Bank regulatory capital reached 3,491 HUF bil in 2017 in Hungary, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank regulatory capital in Hungary reached an all time high of 3,491 HUF bil in 2017 and an all time low of 1,183 HUF bil in 2003. When compared to Hungary's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Austria amounted to 83.2 EUR bil, 450 CZK bil in Czech Republic, 179 PLN bil in Poland and 6.34 EUR bil in Slovakia in 2017.
Hungary has been ranked 16th within the group of 106 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
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.