Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 5,716 SKR bil in 2017 in Sri Lanka, according to the National Central Bank. This is 12.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 5,716 SKR bil in 2017 and an all time low of 2,302 SKR bil in 2011. When compared to Sri Lanka's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in India amounted to 94,579 INR bil, 1,553 MYR bil in Malaysia and 25.0 MVR bil in Maldives in 2017.
Sri Lanka has been ranked 22nd within the group of 102 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets.
Risk-weighted assets are a bank's assets or off-balance sheet exposures, weighted according to risk.