Locational banking statistics

Updated 19 July 2017

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Explanatory notes and information about countries' reporting practices

  • LBS from end-2015 have been revised to include new data reported by China and Russia. A box in the December 2016 BIS Quarterly Review summarises these new data. See also the list of LBS-reporting countries.
Table PDF BIS Statistics Explorer
Global tables - summary view covering many countries    
A1 Summary of locational statistics, by currency, instrument and residence and sector of counterparty    
  A1.1 Amounts outstanding PDF
  A1.2 Adjusted changes PDF
A2 Cross-border positions, by location of reporting bank and sector of counterparty    
  A2.1 Amounts outstanding PDF
  A2.2 Adjusted changes PDF
A3 Cross-border positions, by residence and sector of counterparty    
  A3.1 Amounts outstanding PDF
  A3.2 Adjusted changes PDF
A4 Cross-border positions, by nationality of reporting bank and sector of counterparty    
  A4.1 Amounts outstanding PDF
  A4.2 Adjusted changes PDF
Country tables - detailed view for individual countries    
A5 Location of reporting bank    
A6 Residence of counterparty    
A7 Nationality of reporting bank    
A8 Positions on the central bank sector PDF

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Up to September 2015 these data were published in a different format. Use our table mapping guide to find the corresponding new table numbers of data from the old statistical tables.

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