USA: Bank liquid assets to deposits and short-term funding: For that indicator, Bankscope provides data for the USA from 1996 to 2015. The average value for the USA during that period was 20.55 percent with a minumum of 17.51 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 26.92 percent in 2008. 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).