- UK-owned monetary financial institutions and their branches and subsidiaries worldwide reported an increase in consolidated external claims on an ultimate risk basis of $81.9 billion during 2017 Q4, to a level of $3,479.6 billion.
- By sector, the largest increase was on the other financial corporations sector, up $51.0 billion to a level of $710.4 billion.
- By region, the increase was driven by a rise in claims on Developed Countries and Developing Countries of $48.4 billion and $20.6 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.
Next release date: 15 June 2018