Skip to main content
  • This website sets cookies on your device. To find out more about how we use cookies please refer to our Privacy and Cookie Policy. By continuing to use the site, we’ll assume that you are content for us to set these on your device.
  • Close
Home > Markets and Payments > The Bank of England's Foreign Currency Reserves 2007
 

The Bank of England's Foreign Currency Reserves 2007

As part of the monetary policy framework introduced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1997, the Bank of England holds its own foreign exchange reserves in support of its monetary policy objective. These reserves are separate from the Government's own foreign exchange reserves, which the Bank manages as the Treasury's agent.

On 15 December 2006 the Bank of England announced that its foreign exchange reserves will be financed by issuing medium-term securities on an annual basis, with a regular timetable, a high degree of transparency and a group of banks to market and distribute each issue.

See programme documentation below.

Key Resources

Prospectus
Download PDF (3.3MB)
Trust Deed
Download PDF (5.5MB)
Issuing and Paying Agency Agreement
Download PDF (2.3MB)

Back to the top

Share