Danmarks Nationalbank's gold – a historical overview

Analysis - October 2021 - No. 25

Authors Abildgren, Kim
Subject Gold; Foreign-exchange reserve
Type Analysis
Year 2021
Published 12 October 2021
Abstract icon There is still public interest in Danmarks Nationalbank's gold stock, although it has been many years since gold played an important role in the cash system and more generally in monetary and foreign exchange policies. The analysis provides an overview of the historical background of the gold stock based on source material from Danmarks Nationalbank's archives at the Danish National Archives.