Bank tier 1 capital reached 21,320 CLP bil in 2019 in Chile, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.68 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Chile reached an all time high of 21,320 CLP bil in 2019 and an all time low of CLP bil in. When compared to Chile's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Argentina amounted to 668 ARS bil, 17.4 BOB bil in Bolivia, 12,536 PYG bil in Paraguay and 160 UYU bil in Uruguay in 2019.
Chile has been ranked 8th within the group of 98 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Tier 1 capital is the core measure of a bank's financial strength from a regulator's point of view.