South Africa: Foreign bank assets

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 South Africa

Foreign bank assets as percent of the total bank assets

 Latest value 23.00
 Year 2013
 Measure percent of total bank assets
 Data availability 2005 - 2013
 Average 22.56
 Min - Max 21.00 - 25.00
 Source Global Financial Development Database
For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from 2005 to 2013. The average value for South Africa during that period was 22.56 percent of total bank assets with a minimum of 21 percent of total bank assets in 2006 and a maximum of 25 percent of total bank assets in 2011. The latest value from 2013 is 23 percent of total bank assets. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 108 countries is 37.99 percent of total bank assets. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
South Africa - Foreign bank assets - Recent values chart

Historical chart
South Africa - Foreign bank assets - historical chart - 2005-2013




Definition: Percentage of the total banking assets that are held by foreign banks. A foreign bank is a bank where 50 percent or more of its shares are owned by foreigners.

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