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APRA releases quarterly authorised deposit-taking institution (ADI) performance statistics for December 2016

Wednesday 1 March 2017

 

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) today released the Quarterly Authorised Deposit-taking Institution Performance publication for the December 2016 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 2016 were:

  December 2015 December 2016 Change
Net profit after tax (year-end) $36.7 billion $28.4 billion -22.6%
Total assets $4,573.5 billion $4,632.8 billion +1.3%
Total capital base $261.0 billion $274.1 billion +5.0%
Total risk-weighted assets $1,873.0 billion $1,982.2 billion +5.8%
Capital adequacy ratio 13.9% 13.8% -0.1pp
Minimum liquidity holdings ratio 16.2% 15.1% -1.1pp
Liquidity coverage ratio 123.1% 132.9% +9.8pp

Key non-performing loans statistics for ADIs (excluding Other ADIs) for December 2016 were:

  December 2015 December 2016 Change
Impaired assets and past due items $25.5 billion $28.2 billion +10.6%
Total provisions $12.5 billion $14.0 billion +12.0%

Refer to the December 2016 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.