Bank tier 1 capital reached 357 SAR bil in 2017 in Saudi Arabia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 357 SAR bil in 2017 and an all time low of 157 SAR bil in 2009.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 35th within the group of 102 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.