Bank of England Weekly Bank Return Statement: Nov. 2

Following is a summary of the weekly consolidated bank return statement from the Bank of England in London:

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                                 2-Nov    26-Oct    19-Oct    12-Oct     5-Oct
                                  2011      2011      2011      2011      2011
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Total liabilities              261,148   256,207   250,712   245,817   242,597
 Notes in circulation           55,061    54,877    54,513    54,576    54,546
 Reserve balances              143,395   138,860   133,819   128,402   125,953
 Short-term open market operations
  Fine-tuning sterling               0         0         0         0         0
  One-week sterling                  0         0         0         0         0
  Other maturity*                    0         0         0         0         0
 Foreign currency sec.**         3,809     3,819     3,840     3,851     3,944
 Cash ratio deposits             2,389     2,389     2,389     2,389     2,389
 Other liabilities              56,494    56,261    56,150    56,598    55,765

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                                 2-Nov    26-Oct    19-Oct    12-Oct     5-Oct                      
                                  2011      2011      2011      2011      2011
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Total assets                   261,148   256,207   250,712   245,817   242,597
 Short-term open market operations
  Other maturity***                  0         0         0         0         0
  One-week reverse repos             0         0         0         0         0
  Fine-tuning reverse repos          0         0         0         0         0
 Longer-term reverse repos      13,793    13,793    13,793    14,063    14,063
 Ways and Means advances           370       370       370       370       370
 Bonds and other****            13,974    13,930    13,926    13,906    13,968
 Other assets                  233,012   228,115   222,623   217,478   214,196
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Note: Figures in GBP million.  Figures may not sum due to rounding.
Reverse repos are sterling reverse repos, ways and
means advances to HM Government.
     * = Other maturity within-maintenance period sterling.
    ** =  Foreign currency public securities issued.
   *** = Other maturity within-maintenance period sterling reverse repos.
  **** = Bonds and other securities acquired via market transactions.

SOURCE: Bank of England     

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