Foreign Exchange Reserves in the Bank of Israel, August 2009

06.09.2009
 
Foreign Exchange Reserves in the Bank of Israel, August 2009
 
Israel’s foreign exchange reserves at the end of August 2009 stood at $56,401 million, an increase of $4,307 million from their level at the end of June.
The increase derived from:
  Bank of Israel purchases of $4,073 million on the market;
  a revaluation of the reserves plus income, totaling $241 million;
The total was reduced very slightly by $6 million due to private sector transactions and government transfers abroad of $1 million.