foreign exchange reserves


foreign exchange reserves
foreign exchange reserves UK US noun [plural] (also international reserves, also foreign currency reserves, also foreign reserves) FINANCE, ECONOMICS
the amounts of money in foreign currencies that a country has at a particular time: »

The stock market recently hit record highs and the country's foreign exchange reserves are now at $80bn, compared to $3.9bn when the crisis hit.

build up/accumulate foreign exchange reserves »

Having a trade surplus is the most effective way of building up foreign exchange reserves.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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