trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/n28ZLyl_o2ut6_2wzaE_2A2 content
Log in to other products

Login to Market Intelligence Platform

 /


Looking for more?

Contact Us

Request a Demo

You're one step closer to unlocking our suite of comprehensive and robust tools.

Fill out the form so we can connect you to the right person.

If your company has a current subscription with S&P Global Market Intelligence, you can register as a new user for access to the platform(s) covered by your license at Market Intelligence platform or S&P Capital IQ.

  • First Name*
  • Last Name*
  • Business Email *
  • Phone *
  • Company Name *
  • City *
  • We generated a verification code for you

  • Enter verification Code here*

* Required

In This List

Major Asia-Pacific banks see improved capital ratios in Q3

Key Credit Risk Factors When Assessing Banks In The Context Of COVID-19

Street Talk Episode 61 - Investors debate if U.S. banks have enough capital in post COVID world

You Down With PPP? Consider The Risks

Street Talk Episode 60 - You Down With PPP? Consider The Risks


Major Asia-Pacific banks see improved capital ratios in Q3

Most of the largest banks in Asia-Pacific reported a quarter-over-quarter increase in their fully loaded common equity Tier 1 ratios in the third quarter, according to a survey by S&P Global Market Intelligence.

Of the 25 banks compiled in the report, 23 reported quarter-over-quarter growth in CET1 ratios, with Chinese lenders posting the highest increments.

Ping An Bank Co. Ltd. posted the biggest improvement of 86 basis points with a ratio of 9.75%, while Mizuho Financial Group Inc. saw the biggest decline as it lost 19 basis points between the two quarters.

The survey uses a metric based on a bank's CET1 capital as a percentage of risk-weighted assets. It included Asia-Pacific banks with fully loaded CET1 ratios of at least 7% from 2019 onward under Basel III regulations, comprising a minimum 4.5% CET1 ratio and a 2.5% capital conservation buffer. Some banks may also have local capital buffer obligations.

SNL Image