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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

Karachi, August 30, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$16,685.1 million on 24August2018.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 10,226.7 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,458.4 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 16,685.1 million

During the week ending 24August2018, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$8 million to US$10,227 million.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central Directorate
I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-111-727-111
Tel: +92-21-39212562
Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436
Email: chief.spokesperson@sbp.org.pk
Website: www.sbp.org.pk

State Bank of Pakistan announces Eid-ul-Adha holidays

Karachi, August 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed from 21st to 23rd August, 2018 (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central Directorate
I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-111-727-111
Tel: +92-21-39212562
Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436
Email: chief.spokesperson@sbp.org.pk
Website: www.sbp.org.pk

State Bank of Pakistan conducts Open Market Operation

Karachi, August 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan conducted its Open Market Operation, Reverse Repo Purchase (Injection), in following contracts on August 9, 2018. Quotes received and accepted are as given below:

A: OMOs

      NO           OMO Tenor                Range        Number of Quotes Offered


      1      08 ­ Days (Injection)      7.58% - 7.55%              13


B: OMO RESULT
                                                                          (Rs. in Millions)

                                                           Rate of Return
                              Amount           Amount                         Number of
 NO        OMO Tenor                                          Accepted
                              Offered          Accepted                     Quotes Accepted
                                                              (% p.a.)

 1         08 ­ Days         240,050.00       240,050.00        7.55              13


       Total                 240,050.00       240,050.00

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central Directorate
I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-111-727-111
Tel: +92-21-39212562
Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436
Email: chief.spokesperson@sbp.org.pk
Website: www.sbp.org.pk

State Bank of Pakistan conducts Open Market Operation

Karachi, August 03, 2018 (PPI-OT):
State Bank of Pakistan conducted its Open Market Operation, Reverse Repo Purchase (Injection), in following contracts on August 3, 2018. Quotes received and accepted are as given below:

A: OMOs

        NO                OMO Tenor                        Range            Number of Quotes Offered


        1           07 ­ Days (Injection)              7.61% - 7.53%                  23


B: OMO RESULT
                                                                                                   (Rs. in Millions)

                                                                               Rate of Return
                                        Amount               Amount                             Number of
 NO           OMO Tenor                                                          Accepted
                                        Offered              Accepted                         Quotes Accepted
                                                                                 (% p.a.)

 1            07 ­ Days              1,419,200.00          1,399,900.00           7.54 1/-          22


           Total                     1,419,200.00          1,399,900.00

1/- Total amount offered at 7.54% was Rs 230,500.0 mio out of which SBP accepted Rs. 212,700.0 mio on pro-rata Basis.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central Directorate
I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-111-727-111
Tel: +92-21-39212562
Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436
Email: chief.spokesperson@sbp.org.pk
Website: www.sbp.org.pk

State Bank of Pakistan conducts Open Market Operation

Karachi, August 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan conducted its Open Market Operation, Reverse Repo Purchase (Injection), in following contracts on August 2, 2018. Quotes received and accepted are as given below:

A: OMOs

      NO           OMO Tenor                Range        Number of Quotes Offered


      1      08 ­ Days (Injection)      7.60% - 7.54%               12


B: OMO RESULT
                                                                          (Rs. in Millions)

                                                           Rate of Return
                              Amount           Amount                         Number of
 NO        OMO Tenor                                          Accepted
                              Offered          Accepted                     Quotes Accepted
                                                              (% p.a.)

 1         08 ­ Days         351,200.00       321,200.00        7.55               10


           Total             351,200.00       321,200.00

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central Directorate
I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-111-727-111
Tel: +92-21-39212562
Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436
Email: chief.spokesperson@sbp.org.pk
Website: www.sbp.org.pk

Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

Karachi, August 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$17,079.7 million on 27 July 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 10,349.7 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,730.0 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 17,079.7 million

During the week ending 27 July 2018, SBP’s reserves increased by US$1,339 million to US$10,350 million, due to official inflows.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central Directorate
I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-111-727-111
Tel: +92-21-39212562
Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436
Email: chief.spokesperson@sbp.org.pk
Website: www.sbp.org.pk