FSB publishes Global Shadow Banking Monitoring Report 2016

The 2016 report includes Belgium and the Cayman Islands for the first time and reports data available up to 2015. The main findings are:

  1. Shadow banking activity increased 3.2% from 2014 to $34 trillion.
  2. Credit intermediation associated with collective investment vehicles comprised 65% of shadow banking activity, up 10% from 2014.
  3. Non- bank FIs engaged in loan provisioning that are dependent on short term funding or secured funding of client assets comprised 8% of shadow banking activity up 2.5% from 2014.
  4. A wider shadow banking aggregate comprising “Other Financial Intermediaries” (OFIs) in 21 jurisdictions and the euro zone grew by 3.37% ($3 trillion).
  5. Banks’ credit exposures to and funding from OFIs continued their decline in 2015.

Link to PR: http://www.fsb.org/2017/05/global-shadow-banking-monitoring-report-2016/

Link to report: http://www.fsb.org/wp-content/uploads/global-shadow-banking-monitoring-report-2016.pdf

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The Caribbean Association of Banks, Inc. is the representative body and recognized voice for banks and other financial institutions in the Caribbean. We seek to influence policies and legislation which impact the sector by advocating on our members’ behalf and participating in the global network of similar institutions.

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