Liquid Funds or strategic Commodities held by a central bank, government, financial institution or corporation and saved for use in specific circumstances. Many central banks store reserves in various currencies for intervening in the forex market to defend or soften their nation's currency.
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balance of payments (BOP)
foreign currency reserves
unappropriated profits
required reserves
monetary base (M0)
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