Cash Reserve Ratio

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Definition: Cash Reserve Ratio

Cash Reserve Ratio

Quick Summary of Cash Reserve Ratio

The percentage of a bank’s total monetary holdings that must be kept on hand in the form of actual currency. Under fractional-reserve banking, a bank may lend out any money deposited there, but must maintain on site the amount mandated by the cash reserve ratio.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Cash Reserve Ratio are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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