The Bank of England's quarterly averages of liabilities and assets,
from the 26th of July to the 18th October, is published in the Gazette last night, as under—
Circulation £17,936,000 Securities X28,845,000
Deposits 13,324,000 Bullion 5,257,000
When the last return was published, the circulation was 18,147,000/.
and the bullion 5,719,0001.; so ti at, while the circulation has been lessened by 211,0061. only, the stock of bullion has been diminished by 462,000/. This account is the average of the quarter; the present amount of bullion may lie much less than five millions.