Bank tier 1 capital reached 0.474 EUR bil in 2018 in Kosovo, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.99 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Kosovo reached an all time high of 0.474 EUR bil in 2018 and an all time low of 0.227 EUR bil in 2010. When compared to Kosovo's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Albania amounted to 133 ALL bil, 55.2 MKD bil in Macedonia and 0.372 EUR bil in Montenegro in 2018.
Kosovo has been ranked 99th within the group of 101 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital.
Tier 1 capital is the core measure of a bank's financial strength from a regulator's point of view.