- UK-owned monetary financial institutions and their branches and subsidiaries worldwide reported an increase in consolidated external claims on an ultimate risk basis of $169.8 billion during 2017 Q1, to a level of $3,173.0 billion.
- By sector, the largest increase was on other financial corporations, up $92.8 billion to a level of $662.6 billion.
- By region, the largest increase was on Developed Countries, up by $111.9 billion to a level of $1,773.5 billion. The rise was largely driven by an increase in claims on the United States and France, up $49.6 billion and $30.0 billion respectively.
The tables in this statistical release are also available in Excel format. Table A is a regional breakdown of external claims of UK-owned monetary financial institutions (excluding central banks). Tables B-G are an analysis of consolidated external claims on an ultimate risk basis, by counterpart sector and by debtor country.