The Reserve Bank of India today released the July 2016 issue of its monthly Bulletin. The Bulletin includes an article on International Banking Statistics of India: 2015.
International Banking Statistics of India: 2015
This article presents an analysis of the Locational Banking Statistics (LBS) and Consolidated Banking Statistics (CBS) based on international assets and liabilities. The data are analysed by type of instrument/components, currency, country of residence and sector of counter-party/transacting unit, and nationality of banks functioning in India. The data on CBS give international/ foreign claims as per residual maturity and sector of borrower along with the exposures by country of immediate borrower and on the reallocation of claims (i.e., risk transfers) to the country of ultimate risk.
Apart from this special article, the Bulletin contained the regular features such as, speeches of the top management, important press releases and notifications issued by the reserve Bank as well as Current Statistics section. This section carries the Occasional Series of data (pages 76 – 77) on Small Savings (Table 44) and Ownership Pattern of Government of India Dated Securities (Face Value) (Table 45).
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