CWB Financial Group

Regulatory Capital

 

Effective January 1, 2013, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada (OSFI) required Canadian financial institutions to manage and report regulatory capital in accordance with a new capital management framework, commonly referred to as Basel III. Dollar amounts below are denominated in thousands.

 

Regulatory capital category  2014 Q1 2014 Q2  2014 Q3  2014 Q4 2015 Q1  2015 Q2 
Common equity Tier 1 (CET1) capital $1,326,447  $1,376,624  $1,406,960 $1,443,841  $1,465,146  $1,482,565 
Additional Tier 1 (AT1) capital (1) $249,963  $230,156  $230,358 $230,155 $230,167  $230,177 
Tier 1 capital (CET1 + AT1) $1,576,411  $1,606,780  $1,637,318 $1,673,996 $1,695,313  $1,712,742 
Tier 2 capital  $618,413  $624,759  $629,713 $630,112 $562,688  $567,080 
Total capital (Tier 1 + Tier 2)  $2,194,824  $2,231,539  $2,267,031 $2,304,108 $2,257,981  $2,279,822 
Total risk weighted assets  $16,670,891  $17,088,933  $17,555,251 $18,025,822 $18,499,631  $18,788,590 
Basel III capital ratios (all-in basis)             
CET 1  8.0%  8.1%  8.0% 8.0% 7.9%  7.9% 
Tier 1  9.5%  9.4%  9.3% 9.3% 9.2%  9.1% 

Total 

13.2%  13.1%  12.9% 12.8% 12.2%  12.1% 

(1) Additional Tier 1 deduction includes non-significant investments in financial institutions above a specific percentage of CET1 capital.