|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
China's foreign exchange reserves remain sufficient: Regulator
Economic Times - 2/4/2016 3:30:38 PM
BEIJING: China expects to see a surplus in its current account and a deficit in the capital and financial account in 2016, the country's foreign exchange ... while China's foreign exchange reserves, the world's largest, remained sufficient.
China Foreign Reserves Head for Record Drop on Yuan Defense
Bloomberg - 2/5/2016 9:10:04 AM
Beijing’s foreign-exchange reserves surged almost 200-fold from $21.2 billion in 1993 to a peak of almost $4 trillion in 2014. Even after falling 17 percent since then, the reserves remain the world’s ... to flow out of the country” and in turn ...
Foreign exchange: SBP’s reserves down 1.3%, stand at $15.435b
The Express Tribune - 2/5/2016 12:13:11 AM
SBP’s liquid foreign exchange reserves decreased $212 million to $15,435 million compared to $15,647 million in the previous week. Total liquid foreign reserves held by the country ... include $500 million from the World Bank and $400 million from ...
IMF to push emerging economies to reduce foreign-exchange war chests
Market Watch - 2/4/2016 10:37:09 AM
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The International Monetary Fund is going to look for ways to boost the “global safety net” so that emerging-market economies don’t feel the need to amass trillions of dollars in excess reserves as “self-insurance ...
Forex reserves up by USD 1.589 bn to USD 349.152 bn
Press Trust of India - 2/5/2016 12:30:30 PM
Mumbai, Feb 5 (PTI) Country's foreign exchange reserves rose by USD 1.589 billion to ... pound and the yen, held in the reserves. The gold reserves remained unchanged at USD 17.240 billion in the period. India's special drawing rights with the ...
Nigeria is running out of cash
CNN Money - 2/1/2016 2:29:46 PM
Nigeria is considering asking the World Bank ... is plummeting, with foreign exchange dealers offering much higher rates than the official 199 nair per dollar. The government has been burning through its foreign currency reserves, which fell to $28 ...
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 ...
China says foreign exchange reserves remain abundant despite recent falls
The Business Times - 2/4/2016 7:09:33 AM
[BEIJING] China's foreign exchange reserves remain abundant despite recent declines and risks from cross-border capital movements are under control, the country's foreign exchange ... banking system at a time when the world's second-largest economy is ...
Exclusive: Venezuela central bank in talks with Deutsche Dank on gold swap
The Fiscal Times - 2/5/2016 12:16:11 PM
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's central bank has begun negotiations with Deutsche Bank AG to carry out gold swaps to improve the liquidity of its foreign reserves as it faces ... cash from financial institutions in exchange for lending gold during a ...
Top 10 Countries By Reserves of Foreign Exchange And Gold
Jagran Josh - 9/23/2011 11:53:32 PM
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.
Pound To Rand: Foreign Exchange Reserves To Dictate Exchange Rate Outlook
Exchange Rates - 2/3/2016 9:51:13 PM
It is unlikely that the ZAR will be able to achieve a rallying state in the near future, given that the World Bank has recently stated ... announcement will be Friday morning’s January Foreign Exchange Reserves, which were forecast to rise slightly ...
Gold perched near three-mth high ahead of US jobs, eyes best week in four | Reuters
Firstpost - 2/5/2016 1:53:24 AM
Holdings of SPDR Gold Trust, the world's largest gold-backed exchange-traded fund ... as that resource-rich country looks to bolster its economic activity and gold reserves. (Reporting by Manolo Serapio Jr.; Editing by Joseph Radford) This story has ...
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth
International Monetary Fund - 2/4/2016 3:59:16 PM
I am absolutely delighted to be hosted by one of the finest public policy schools in the world. This is a place where ... What exactly is the safety net? It includes countries’ foreign-exchange reserves, currency arrangements—known as swap lines ...
South Korea's foreign reserves decrease for three months
Daijiworld - 2/3/2016 1:55:47 AM
The country ... $4.79 billion of gold bullion, $3.23 billion of special drawing rights and $1.41 billion of International Monetary Fund positions. As of end-December, South Korea ranked the world's seventh largest holder of foreign reserves.
10 countries with largest foreign reserves
Rediff Business - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
Forex reserves include a country's gold holdings ... of foreign currency allow a government to manipulate exchange rates -- to stabilise the foreign exchange rates to create a favourable economic environment. India ranks 5th in the world with a foreign ...