Bank regulatory capital reached 13.9 NAD bil in 2017 in Namibia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 10.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank regulatory capital in Namibia reached an all time high of 13.9 NAD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 5.94 NAD bil in 2010. When compared to Namibia's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Botswana amounted to 10.7 BWP bil and 449 ZAR bil in South Africa in 2017.
Namibia has been ranked 82nd 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.