Bank tier 1 capital reached 49.0 MKD bil in 2017 in Macedonia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.279999999999999 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Macedonia reached an all time high of 49.0 MKD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 21.6 MKD bil in 2005. When compared to Macedonia's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Albania amounted to 130 ALL bil, 10.9 BGN bil in Bulgaria, 30.8 EUR bil in Greece and 0.447 EUR bil in Kosovo in 2017.
Macedonia has been ranked 65th within the group of 102 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 28 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.