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Excess Reserves of Depository Institutions (DISCONTINUED) (EXCSRESNS)


Mar 2014: 2,544,556 (+ more)   Updated: Sep 10, 2020 3:46 PM CDT
Mar 2014:  2,544,556  
Feb 2014:  2,516,559  
Jan 2014:  2,422,252  
Dec 2013:  2,416,218  
Nov 2013:  2,392,529  
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Millions of Dollars,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis  

Release: H.3 Aggregate Reserves of Depository Institutions and the Monetary Base (data not included in press release)

Units:  Millions of Dollars, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


The Board of Governors discontinued the H.3 statistical release on September 17, 2020. For more information, please see the announcement posted on August 20, 2020.

Series is calculated using data from the H.3 release as Total reserve balances maintained less Reserve balance requirements.

Please note though that this historical concept of "excess reserves" no longer has the same meaning following phase two of the simplification of reserves administration. For more information, see the Reserves Simplification Rule.

Suggested Citation:

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Excess Reserves of Depository Institutions (DISCONTINUED) [EXCSRESNS], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/EXCSRESNS, May 18, 2024.


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