Bank tier 1 capital reached 14,268 PYG bil in 2020 in Paraguay, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Paraguay reached an all time high of 14,268 PYG bil in 2020 and an all time low of PYG bil in. When compared to Paraguay's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Argentina amounted to 1,317 ARS bil, 19.7 BOB bil in Bolivia and 743 BRL bil in Brazil in 2020.
Paraguay has been ranked 8th within the group of 59 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 2 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.