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Zurich, 21 December 2010

Central banks to extend provision of US dollar liquidity
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) has decided, in coordination with the Bank of Canada, the
Bank of England, the Bank of Japan and the European Central Bank, to extend its
temporary swap facilities with the Federal Reserve to 1 August 2011.
Information on the planned US dollar repo auctions and the technical requirements will be
posted on the SNB website (, Financial markets, US dollar auctions).
Information on related measures taken by other central banks is available on the following

Press release

Bank of Canada
Bank of England
Bank of Japan
European Central Bank
Federal Reserve