Foreign currency position – Swiss franc

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API Data Enquiry

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Unit Of Measure Description
end_of_monthDateAs at end of
Year and Month in ISO format yyyy-mm, For example, 1997-01
spot_assetsNumberHK$ millionSwiss franc
Spot assets
forward_purchasesNumberHK$ millionSwiss franc
Forward purchases
spot_liabilitiesNumberHK$ millionSwiss franc
Spot liabilities
forward_salesNumberHK$ millionSwiss franc
Forward sales
net_spot_positionNumberHK$ millionSwiss franc
Net spot position
net_forward_positionNumberHK$ millionSwiss franc
Net forward position
open_positionNumberHK$ millionSwiss franc
Open position


1. As from July 1990, foreign currency positions are redefined to exclude structural assets and liabilities (including investment in fixed assets and premises, overseas branch capital, investments in overseas subsidiaries and related companies and loan capital).

API Examples

Javascript Example

url: '',
alert('results found:'+ data.result.datasize)

Python Example

import urllib.request
url = ''
with urllib.request.urlopen (url) as req:
print (

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