Official External Reserves

The Official External Reserves (OER) dataset provides monthly information on the outstanding amounts under Reserve Assets. These assets by category are: monetary gold, Special Drawing Rights, reserve position in the IMF, foreign exchange and other claims. Reserve assets comprise highly liquid, marketable and creditworthy claims held by the Central Bank of Ireland on non-euro residents that are denominated in foreign currencies (not in euro).

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Title Official External Reserves
Description The Official External Reserves (OER) dataset provides monthly information on the outstanding amounts under Reserve Assets. These assets by category are: monetary gold, Special Drawing Rights, reserve position in the IMF, foreign exchange and other claims. Reserve assets comprise highly liquid, marketable and creditworthy claims held by the Central Bank of Ireland on non-euro residents that are denominated in foreign currencies (not in euro).
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    Contact Person Email externalstats@centralbank.ie
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    Update frequency Monthly
    Date dataset released 2024-07-10
    Date dataset updated 2024-07-10
    Period of time covered (begin) 2003-01-31
    Period of time covered (end) 2024-06-28
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    Landing Page https://www.centralbank.ie/statistics/data-and-analysis/competitiveness-reserves-and-national-debt
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    Language English
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    Theme Our Central Bank Statistics