Bank regulatory capital reached 40.1 RON bil in 2017 in Romania, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.76 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank regulatory capital in Romania reached an all time high of 40.1 RON bil in 2017 and an all time low of 7.07 RON bil in 2003. When compared to Romania's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Bulgaria amounted to 11.5 BGN bil, 3,491 HUF bil in Hungary, 10.5 MDL bil in Moldova and 116 UAH bil in Ukraine in 2017.
Romania has been ranked 70th within the group of 106 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 27 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.