Total Reserves

Reserves are an accounting entry in each aToken contract that represents a portion of historical interest set aside as cash which can be withdrawn or transferred through the protocol's governance. A small portion of borrower interest accrues into the protocol, determined by the reserve factor.

AErc20 / CEther

function totalReserves() returns (uint)
  • RETURN: The total amount of reserves held in the market.


AErc20 aToken = AToken(0x3FDA...);
uint reserves = aToken.totalReserves();

Web3 1.0

const aToken =;
const reserves = (await aToken.methods.totalReserves().call());

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