Analytical accounts of the Exchange Fund

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
monetary_baseNumberHK$ millionMonetary Base
claims_hksar_govNumberHK$ millionClaims on the HKSAR Government
claims_private_sectorNumberHK$ millionClaims on the Private Sector in Hong Kong
foreign_assetsNumberHK$ millionForeign Assets1
foreign_liabilitiesNumberHK$ millionForeign Liabilities2


1. Foreign Assets represent the external assets of the Exchange Fund which exclude foreign currency deposits placed with and certificates of deposit issued by banks in Hong Kong.
2. Foreign Liabilities include obligations under repurchase agreements, securities lending with cash collateral arrangements and fees payable to the Exchange Fund's external managers.

API Examples

Javascript Example

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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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