Balance sheet as at 31 December 2018

In CHF millions

Assets

2018
2017
Gold holdings
42 237.3
42 494.0
Foreign currency investments
763 727.9
790 124.8
Reserve position in the IMF
1 188.4
871.3
International payment instruments
4 440.6
4 495.5
Monetary assistance loans
260.3
210.3
Claims from Swiss franc repo transactions
Swiss franc securities
3 977.1
3 956.2
Tangible assets
435.5
396.3
Participations
151.0
156.9
Other assets
650.7
601.1
Total assets
817 068.8
843 306.4

Liabilities

2018
2017
Banknotes in circulation
82 238.8
81 638.9
Sight deposits of domestic banks
480 634.3
470 439.4
Liabilities towards the Confederation
15 612.6
14 754.8
Sight deposits of foreign banks and institutions
37 101.7
54 085.6
Other sight liabilities
41 478.6
34 398.8
Liabilities from Swiss franc repo transactions
SNB debt certificates
Foreign currency liabilities
34 811.8
45 933.6
Counterpart of special drawing rights (SDR)
allocated by the IMF
4 486.5
4 572.7
Other liabilities
472.2
314.8
Equity
Provisions for currency reserves 1)
67 792.9
62 771.2
Share capital
25.0
25.0
Distribution reserve 1)
67 348.4
20 000.0
Annual result
–14 934.0
54 371.6
Total equity
120 232.3
137 167.8
Total liabilities
817 068.8
843 306.4

1) Before appropriation of profit.