Bank tier 1 capital reached 45.3 PEN bil in 2018 in Peru, according to the National Central Bank. This is 10.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Peru reached an all time high of 45.3 PEN bil in 2018 and an all time low of 15.6 PEN bil in 2010. When compared to Peru's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Bolivia amounted to 16.1 BOB bil, 598 BRL bil in Brazil, 20,174 CLP bil in Chile and 67,430 COP bil in Colombia in 2018.
Peru has been ranked 66th 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.