Consolidated financial statement of the Eurosystem as at 19 June 2020

In the week ending 19 June 2020 the net position of the Eurosystem in foreign currency (asset items 2 and 3 minus liability items 7, 8 and 9) decreased by EUR 22.9 billion to EUR 351.2 billion, owing mainly to a reduction in US dollar liquidity-providing operations. As a result of the Eurosystem’s open market operations and standing facilities, net lending to credit institutions […]