Bank tier 1 capital reached 2.72 SZL bil in 2018 in Swaziland, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.77 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Swaziland reached an all time high of 2.72 SZL bil in 2018 and an all time low of 0.939 SZL bil in 2009. When compared to Swaziland's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Botswana amounted to 0.008 BWP bil, 1.81 LSL bil in Lesotho and 439 ZAR bil in South Africa in 2018.
Swaziland has been ranked 92nd 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.