Australia Foreign Exchange Reserves

Foreign Exchange Reserves in Australia increased to 62206 AUD Million in March of 2014 from 51806 AUD Million in February of 2014. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Australia is reported by the Reserve Bank of Australia. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Australia averaged 23140.48 AUD Million from 1969 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 84610 AUD Million in May of 2007 and a record low of 1126 AUD Million in December of 1969. In Australia, Foreign Exchange Reserves are the foreign assets held or controlled by the country central bank. The reserves are made of gold or a specific currency. They can also be special drawing rights and marketable securities denominated in foreign currencies like treasury bills, government bonds, corporate bonds and equities and foreign currency loans. This page provides - Australia Foreign Exchange Reserves - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-17

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
62206.00 51806.00 84610.00 1126.00 64532.47 | 2014/04 1969 - 2014 AUD Million Monthly
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Australia Foreign Exchange Reserves
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Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Central Bank Balance Sheet 130502.00 2014-04-09 138442.00 142581.00 86406.00 62069.88 2014-03-31 AUD Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 62206.00 2014-03-31 51806.00 84610.00 1126.00 64532.47 2014-04-30 AUD Million [+]
Interbank Rate 2.68 2014-03-31 2.68 18.18 2.58 2.75 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Loans to Private Sector 1904774.00 2014-02-28 1892702.00 1904774.00 18595.00 1914671.61 2014-03-31 AUD Million [+]
Money Supply M1 291721.00 2014-02-28 289881.00 291721.00 8247.00 291886.91 2014-03-31 AUD Million [+]
Money Supply M3 1630285.00 2014-02-28 1617754.00 1630285.00 10191.00 1638960.74 2014-03-31 AUD Million [+]
Interest Rate 2.50 2014-04-01 2.50 17.50 2.50 2.50 2014-05-31 Percent [+]
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Foreign Exchange Reserves | Notes
Foreign Exchange Reserves also known as Official Reserves and International Reserves are the foreign assets held or controlled by the central banks. The reserves themselves can either be gold or a specific currency like the dollar or the euro. They can also be special drawing rights and marketable securities denominated in foreign currencies like treasury bills, government bonds, corporate bonds and equities and foreign currency loans. The reserves are generally used to finance the balance of payments imbalances or to control exchange rates.


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