Bank regulatory capital reached 475 ZAR bil in 2018 in South Africa, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.75 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank regulatory capital in South Africa reached an all time high of 475 ZAR bil in 2018 and an all time low of 203 ZAR bil in 2008.
South Africa has been ranked 8th within the group of 24 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital, 21 places above 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.