Statistical Notice 2022/08

Statistical Notices update the definitions and guidance contained in the Banking Statistics Yellow Folder
Published on 26 April 2022

Please find below, details of updates to the Statistical Reporting Guidance, all of which can be found on the BEEDS Web Page

The Known issues log has been updated, this includes an update to rule FV_v0044 which will be amended in a hotfix release (dates tbc).

The Bank of England Statistics XBRL Filing Manual has been updated to include a section "Interpreting common error messages from the BEEDS portal". This update is to help a firm understand which error messages require referral to their IT department or software vendor and
which ones are as a result of the data entered. 

The update to the Filing Manual is complemented by a new document, "Interpreting BEEDS portal error messages" - intended to advise firms on resolving more general errors in the BEEDS platform which are not collection/validation specific.

The Entry Point Mapping Spreadsheet has been modified to include historic entry points as well as updates.

The BEEDS Portal user guide has been updated with information for the Leverage Ratio collection.

Box code mapping files are now available that map between legacy Statistical box codes and the table, row and column codes found in the Annotated templates.

The BEEDS webpage also now includes an "Updates" section where we aim to provide the latest news and addresses our most common queries.

We hope that you find these documents helpful. If you have any feedback or questions please contact