Bank tier 1 capital reached 8.90 KWD bil in 2018 in Kuwait, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.84 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Kuwait reached an all time high of 8.90 KWD bil in 2018 and an all time low of 4.31 KWD bil in 2008.
Kuwait has been ranked 86th within the group of 101 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 26 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.