This area of the site holds useful information for banks that report statistical returns to the Bank of England.
General notes and definitions (244KB)
This applies to all forms contained within the Banking Statistics "Yellow" Folder below. These are the AD, AL, BE, BG, BT, C1, CA, CC, CE, CL, CX, DI, DQ, ELS, ER, FI, FO, FT,GT, HC, IC, IO, IS, LN, MM, MQ, PL, RSL, VP and WO.
Classification of accounts guide (292KB)
This guide describes the economic sector classification and the industrial classification, the two most important systems of classification used to compile economic and financial statistics in the United Kingdom.
Current reporting thresholds (80KB)
This guide explains the promotion/demotion criteria.
The reporting schedule states when statistical returns are expected to be reported to the Bank of England.
Reporting schedule 2013 (29KB)
Reporting schedule 2014 (96KB)
Frequently Asked Questions on Reporting