Bank regulatory capital reached 179 PLN bil in 2017 in Poland, according to the National Central Bank. This is 9.89 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank regulatory capital in Poland reached an all time high of 179 PLN bil in 2017 and an all time low of 3.39 PLN bil in 1993. When compared to Poland's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Czech Republic amounted to 450 CZK bil, 9,397 RUB bil in Russia and 116 UAH bil in Ukraine in 2017.
Poland has been ranked 54th within the group of 106 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 19 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.