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Consolidated financial statement of the Eurosystem as at 18 November 2022

22 November 2022

In the week ending 18 November 2022 the net position of the Eurosystem in foreign currency (asset items 2 and 3 minus liability items 7, 8 and 9) decreased by EUR 1.1 billion to EUR 366.8 billion.

The net balance of open market operations and standing facilities (asset item 5 minus liability items 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5 and 4) increased by EUR 53.1 billion to EUR -2,523.8 billion. This was due primarily to the change in the level of the deposit facility (liability item 2.2).

Base money (liability items 1, 2.1 and 2.2) decreased by EUR 58.5 billion to EUR 6,408.6 billion.

The table below provides the detailed breakdown of securities held for monetary policy purposes (asset item 7.1) into the different portfolios. All portfolios are accounted for at amortised cost.

Monetary policy securities portfolios

Reported value as at 18 November 2022

Weekly change – purchases

Weekly change – redemptions

Securities Markets Programme

EUR 2.8 billion



Covered bond purchase programme 3

EUR 303.6 billion

+EUR 0.5 billion

-EUR 0.2 billion

Asset-backed securities purchase programme

EUR 23.7 billion

+EUR 0.0 billion

-EUR 0.1 billion

Public sector purchase programme

EUR 2,587.9 billion

+EUR 3.5 billion

-EUR 2.5 billion

Corporate sector purchase programme

EUR 345.0 billion

+EUR 0.5 billion

-EUR 0.2 billion

Pandemic emergency purchase programme

EUR 1,686.7 billion

+EUR 5.2 billion

-EUR 2.0 billion

The content and format of the weekly financial statement are set out in Annexes IV to VI of Guideline (EU) 2016/2249 of the European Central Bank of 3 November 2016 on the legal framework for accounting and financial reporting in the European System of Central Banks (ECB/2016/34).


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