|Rank||Country||Reserves of foreign exchange and gold (US$)|
|33||United Arab Emirates||58,040,000,512|
|76||Trinidad and Tobago||10,069,999,616|
|94||Congo, Republic of the||5,239,000,064|
|95||Bosnia and Herzegovina||5,001,999,872|
|108||Papua New Guinea||2,926,000,128|
|127||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||1,582,000,000|
|164||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||115,000,000|
|166||Micronesia, Federated States of||75,060,000|
|167||Sao Tome and Principe||46,600,000|
Definition: This entry gives the dollar value for the stock of all financial assets that are available to the central monetary authority for use in meeting a country's balance of payments needs as of the end-date of the period specified. This category includes not only foreign currency and gold, but also a country's holdings of Special Drawing Rights in the International Monetary Fund, and its reserve position in the Fund.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Reserves of foreign exchange and gold map
Forex reserves dip $1.8 billion in July on valuation changes
Economic Times - 7/31/2015 3:03:03 PM
... euro's depreciation of euro against dollar make India's foreign exchange reserves poorer by about $1.8 billion in the last five weeks. Euro and gold are important contributors to the country's forex reserves and a change in valuation affect the total ...
Forex reserves hit $37 billion
vietnamnews.vn - 8/1/2015 1:40:09 AM
HA NOI (VNS) — The country's foreign exchange reserves excluding gold have been increasing continuously, reaching US$37 billion by the end of July, Governor of the State Bank of Viet Nam Nguyen Van Binh said. Binh told online news-paper Saigon Times that ...
Forex reserves up USD 321.7 million to USD 353.648 billion
Money Control - 7/31/2015 5:04:45 PM
Country's foreign exchange reserves rose by 321.7 million to USD ... pound and the yen, held in the reserves. The country's gold reserves remained unchanged at USD 19.074 billion. The special drawing rights with the International Monetary Fund were up ...
20 countries with the largest foreign exchange reserves
Rediff India Abroad - 6/20/2014 1:53:22 PM
Foreign exchange reserves include a country's gold holdings and convertible foreign currencies ... China has become one of the world's fastest-growing major economies. As of 2013, it is the world's second-largest economy by both nominal total GDP and ...
Is The Yuan Becoming A Reserve Currency?
Value Walk - 7/29/2015 5:32:46 AM
According to the IMF’s factsheet, a country participating in this system needed official reserves of gold and widely accepted foreign currencies to maintain its exchange rate ... to support the expansion of world trade. Consequently, the international ...
Analysts see naira rescue in keeping more FX reserves in Chinese Yuan
Businessday - 7/30/2015 11:58:08 AM
Central banks all over the world ... reserves, says Essien Usoro, head research, Greenwich Trust Limited. Besides, the reduction of export of the nation’s major foreign exchange earner, oil, to the US, due to the introduction of the shale gas in that ...
Russia Can't Help Being a Gold Bug
bloombergview.com - 7/29/2015 11:52:09 AM
But it's not that simple -- the gold that Russia's buying is domestically produced and paid for with devalued rubles. Russia has the fifth-biggest gold reserves in the world, after the ... At the end of June 2015, the country's gold reserves almost reached ...
Cheers to the much-awaited gold price plunge
Daily News and Analysis - 7/29/2015 6:01:24 AM
India has also replaced China as the biggest buyer of the metal last year, reclaiming the position it last held in 2012, after the jewellery demand leapt to the highest level since 1995, according to the World Gold ... s total foreign exchange reserves ...
Foreign currency deposits grow
Ghana Web - 7/30/2015 5:53:03 AM
gold and cocoa -- three commodities that always guarantee significant inflow of foreign exchange for the country. More so, some of the banks are believed to have used their excess reserves to purchase and hoard foreign exchange, which contributed to ...
Russia ends foreign currency purchases as ruble takes dip
United Press International - 7/29/2015 2:08:10 PM
MOSCOW, July 29 (UPI) --The Central Bank of Russia announced Wednesday it was halting purchases of foreign currency to replenish the country's international ... term strategy to rebuild its foreign exchange reserves, BloombergBusiness reported.
Making Sense Of Gold's 'Fundamentals' And Future Prospects: A Case Study In Graphics
Seeking Alpha - 7/29/2015 10:54:53 AM
To understand its importance in my calculus, let's backtrack a little, and lay a bit of groundwork: The World ... gold prices. There are obvious links between gold prices and China's FX and Gold Reserves, its Treasury Holdings, inflows and outflows of ...
Speculators smash gold as dollar squeeze tightens
Daily Telegraph - 7/21/2015 8:19:44 AM
Powerful speculators have launched an unprecedented attack on the world gold market ... they are still a fraction of China’s total $3.7 trillion foreign exchange reserves. Ross Norman, a veteran gold analyst at brokers Sharps Pixley, said sellers ...
Russia Ends Foreign Currency Purchases in Boost for Easing
Bloomberg - 7/29/2015 10:54:53 AM
Russia’s central bank halted purchases of foreign currency to replenish the country’s international reserves ... since the central bank began its push to rebuild reserves in mid-May, the world’s worst performance in that period.
Growth of real sector, bane of forex generation — CBN
Nigerian Observer Online Edition - 7/30/2015 5:34:34 PM
The official added that an economy must possess strong economic fundamentals, saying the nation’s source of foreign exchange ... reserves because the country can not continue to depend solely on revenue from sale of crude oil. According to him, the ...
Israel’s Foreign Policy Chief Called Gulf Arabs ‘Allies’
The Daily Caller - 7/29/2015 11:55:08 PM
Gold, an adviser for the Likud Party, dubbed Gulf Arab countries “allies” twice ... Iran and six world powers reached an agreement to limit its nuclear capabilities in exchange for the lifting of economic sanctions in mid-July. Israeli Prime Minister ...