Bank tier 1 capital reached 82,179 COP bil in 2020 in Colombia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 17.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Colombia reached an all time high of 82,179 COP bil in 2020 and an all time low of COP bil in. When compared to Colombia's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Brazil amounted to 743 BRL bil and 52.8 PEN bil in Peru in 2020.
Colombia has been ranked 3rd within the group of 59 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 1 places above 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.