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Germany: Bank liquid assets to deposits and short-term funding: For that indicator, Bankscope provides data for Germany from 1996 to 2016. The average value for Germany during that period was 44.95 percent with a minumum of 27.02 percent in 2004 and a maximum of 127.97 percent in 2011. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The ratio of the value of liquid assets (easily converted to cash) to short-term funding plus total deposits. Liquid assets include cash and due from banks, trading securities and at fair value through income, loans and advances to banks, reverse repos and cash collaterals. Deposits and short term funding includes total customer deposits (current, savings and term) and short term borrowing (money market instruments, CDs and other deposits).