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APRA releases quarterly ADI performance statistics for December 2017

Tuesday 13 March 2018

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) today released the Quarterly Authorised Deposit taking Institution (ADI) Performance publication for the December 2017 quarter.

This publication contains information on ADIs’ financial performance, financial position, capital adequacy, asset quality, liquidity and key financial performance ratios.

Key statistics for ADIs (excluding Other ADIs) for December 2017 were:

  December 2016 December 2017 Change
Net profit after tax (year-end) $28.4 billion $36.1 billion +27.0%
Total assets $4,628.4 billion $4,584.9 billion -0.9%
Total capital base $274.1 billion $288.3 billion +5.2%
Total risk-weighted assets $1,981.1, billion $1,960.6 billion -1.0%
Capital adequacy ratio 13.8% 14.7% +0.9pp
Minimum liquidity holdings ratio 15.1% 15.8% +0.7pp
Liquidity coverage ratio 132.9% 124.8% -8.1pp

 

Key non-performing loans statistics for ADIs (excluding Other ADIs) for December 2017 were:

  December 2016 December 2017 Change
Impaired assets and past due items $28.2 billion $26.0 billion -8.0%
Total provisions $13.8 billion $11.3 billion -18.3%

Refer to the December 2017 Quarterly ADI Performance Statistics publication.

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The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is the prudential regulator of the financial services industry. It oversees banks, credit unions, building societies, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, private health insurers, friendly societies, and most members of the superannuation industry. APRA currently supervises institutions holding $6.5 trillion in assets for Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.