The US holding companies of foreign banks depend on short-term funding to a greater extent than large domestic US lenders, Risk Quantum analysis shows.
Eleven US intermediate holding companies had 83% of short-term wholesale funding maturing within 30 days at end-2018 in aggregate. The corresponding percentage at the eight US global systemically important banks was 78%. The IHCs also had a larger share of STWF maturing between 31 and 90 days, at 10%, than the G-Sibs, at 8%.
Of the IHCs, HSBC