Bank tier 1 capital reached 52.8 PEN bil in 2020 in Peru, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.26 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Peru reached an all time high of 52.8 PEN bil in 2020 and an all time low of PEN bil in. When compared to Peru's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Bolivia amounted to 19.7 BOB bil, 743 BRL bil in Brazil and 82,179 COP bil in Colombia in 2020.
Peru has been ranked 41st within the group of 59 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 30 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.