Investments glossary

Undisclosed Reserves

Bank reserves are the cash minimums that financial institutions must keep on hand. The Federal Reserve sets the requirements in order to ensure that banks have enough money on hand to cover withdrawals. Undisclosed reserves include unpublished or hidden reserves that may not appear on public documents—such as a balance sheet—but are nonetheless real assets and are considered as such by most banking institutions.

Click to rate this post!
[Total: 0 Average: 0]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *