The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach and Education function engages, empowers and educates the Second District communities that the Bank serves, especially civic leaders, students, educators, small business owners, policymakers and the general public. It furthers the Bank's commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and leveraging our unique attributes to positively impact school and university programs, as well as analysis and research.
SHCA Annual Report of U.S. Ownership of Foreign Securities, Including Selected Money Market Instruments
Report data as of the close of business December 31, 2014. The due date for data submission to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York has been extended to Friday, May 1, 2015 to allow more time to get familiarized with technical requirements of Reporting Central.
The SHCA report is collected annually from the largest U.S.-resident custodians and end-investors. U.S. ownership of foreign securities (including, equities, long-term debt, short-term debt, and asset-backed securities) are submitted on a detailed security-by-security basis. The SHCA data are used in conjunction with the results of the previous SHC report to compute economy-wide estimates. The purpose of the SHCA report is to gather timely and reliable information on the levels and changes in U.S. international portfolio capital positions for the preparation of the official U.S. balance of payments as well as for statistical series compiled and maintained by the International Monetary Fund.
Balance of Payments
Bank Holding Companies, Brokers and Dealers, Commercial Banks, Financial Institutions, U.S. Branches and Agencies of Foreign Banks