Locational Banking Statistics (BIS)
Name of survey
Country breakdown of items on the asset and liability sides of the balance sheet as well as fiduciary transactions; breakdown by sector, by currency and by residual maturity. The survey follows the requirements of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).
Type of survey
Partial sample survey
The reporting obligation applies to banks in Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein whose aggregated total of assets and fiduciary assets vis-à-vis other countries or whose aggregated total of liabilities and fiduciary liabilities vis-à-vis other countries exceeds the sum of CHF 1 billion.
Bank office. This encompasses all domestic bank offices. Domestic territory is deemed to include both Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein.
Bank for International Settlements