April 12 (Reuters) - Foreign assets in Hong Kong's Exchange Fund stood at HK$2,511.9 billion ($323.62 billion) at the end of March, down HK$27.8 billion from the end of February, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority said on Friday.
The Exchange Fund backs the local currency, which has been pegged to the U.S. dollar since 1983. ($1 = 7.7619 Hong Kong dollars)
(Reporting by Raymond Leung in HONG KONG; Editing by Ken Wills) Keywords: HONGKONG EXCHANGEFUND ASSETS
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