Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 74.6 PAB bil in 2017 in Panama, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.97 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Panama reached an all time high of 74.6 PAB bil in 2017 and an all time low of 23.5 PAB bil in 2005. When compared to Panama's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Colombia amounted to 500,567 COP bil, 23,707 CRC bil in Costa Rica, 343 HNL bil in Honduras and 215 NIO bil in Nicaragua in 2017.
Panama has been ranked 80th within the group of 106 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets, 34 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Risk-weighted assets are a bank's assets or off-balance sheet exposures, weighted according to risk.