Foreign currency position – Deutschmark

API Detailed Documentation


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$ millionDeutschmark2
Spot assets
forward_purchasesNumberHK$ millionDeutschmark2
Forward purchases
spot_liabilitiesNumberHK$ millionDeutschmark2
Spot liabilities
forward_salesNumberHK$ millionDeutschmark2
Forward sales
net_spot_positionNumberHK$ millionDeutschmark2
Net spot position
net_forward_positionNumberHK$ millionDeutschmark2
Net forward position
open_positionNumberHK$ millionDeutschmark2
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).
2. As from January 1999, positions in Deutschmark are reported under Euro.

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 (

How to use the APIs

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