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Albania's c-bank FX reserves fall 1.8% y/y in July – table

Albania's c-bank FX reserves fall 1.8% y/y in July – table Albanian Central Bank building; Author: Enrique Íñiguez Rodríguez; License: CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

TIRANA (Albania), August 31 (SeeNews) - The foreign exchange (FX) reserves held by Albania's central bank totalled $4.3 billion (3.6 billion euro) at the end of July, down 1.8% year-on-year, central bank data showed on Tuesday.

On a monthly comparison basis, the central bank's FX reserves edged up 0.3% at the end of July, the data showed.

Details follow (in millions of US dollars):

July '21 June '21 July '20
Total international reserves 4,686.0 4,668.3 4,832.0
FX reserves 4,280.9 4,267.5 4,357.2
- currency and deposits 2,107.1 2,078.1 1,799.0
- securities 2,173.8 2,189.5 2,558.2
Monetary gold 160.4 156.5 171.1
SDRs 207.4 207.1 267.0
Reserve position in the IMF 37.2 37.1 36.6
Financial derivatives 0.1 0.1 0.1

($ = 0.8449 euro)

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