|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
Countries With the Highest Percentage of Gold in Forex Reserves
mapsofworld.com - 12/2/2016 12:38:36 PM
Gold reserves are held by the national central banks of the country and come in handy during times of crisis or emergencies. In many countries around the world, gold forms a huge proportion of the total forex reserves. A part of the former Soviet Union ...
Foreign Exchange and Gold Reserves By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
Currently, around two-thirds of the world’s reserves of foreign currency are held in Asia, particularly among the reserves of China, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and South Korea. The gold reserves of a country are also very important for the security of its ...
Will China Ban Gold?
Seeking Alpha - 12/2/2016 11:01:22 PM
and gold. This capital flight comes at a time when the yuan has been hit hard by the election of Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency, and the country cannot afford to run through its foreign exchange reserves. In a perfect world, these developments would ...
Top 10 Countries With The Largest Gold Reserves
Forbes - 5/26/2016 3:12:21 PM
In seventh place is Switzerland, which actually has the world’s largest reserves of gold per capita. During World War II, the neutral country became the center of the gold trade in Europe, making transactions with both the Allies and Axis powers.
Top 10 Countries By Reserves of Foreign Exchange And Gold
Jagran Josh - 9/24/2011 12:39:28 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.
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 ...
The 10 Countries With The Biggest Gold Reserves In The World
The Business Insider - 8/22/2012 10:22:14 AM
In some cases to help internationalize their currency ... together a list of the countries with the biggest official gold holdings as reported by the World Gold Council (WGC). We also included the percent of their foreign reserves they have in gold.
How does a country's gold reserve impact its currency?
www.quora.com - 6/25/2015 11:59:40 PM
Gold no longer makes up a significant portion of Central Bank's holdings of foreign reserves nor does ... moment to my knowledge no country's currency is backed by gold. However, because China perceives an instability in the world standard US fiat dollar ...
Foreign exchange: SBP’s reserves fall 1.44% week-on-week
The Express Tribune - 12/3/2016 4:30:39 AM
The SBP’s liquid foreign exchange reserves dropped $272.1 million to $18,574.8 million compared to $18,846.9 million in the previous week. Total liquid foreign reserves held by the country ... $502 million from the World Bank and $307 million from ...
Precious Metals Mining Market Focus on the Silver Industry Value by Cost Type, Activity Analysis and Forecast to 2020 Bolivia Region
Empowered News - 12/1/2016 6:30:32 PM
Publisher's 'Precious Metals Mining in Bolivia to 2020 - a Focus on the Silver Industry' report comprehensively covers Bolivian reserves of silver (precious metal), reserves by country ... gold, zinc, tungsten, antimony, iron and lead. Bolivia was the ...
Why the Dollar Remains the World’s Reserve Currency
brotherjohnf.com - 11/19/2016 11:45:25 PM
This is how the US dollar became the world’s “reserve currency.” This term is derived from the fact that the original reserve currency was gold — in the sense that trade debts were settled from the debtor country’s gold reserves.
Bank of China sharply limits forex sales to companies in Shanghai: sources
Reuters - 12/2/2016 3:05:56 AM
Underscoring the risks, China's foreign exchange reserves fell $45.7 billion - the most in nine months - in October and by far more than expected to the lowest since March 2011, indicating further capital outflows despite recent signs that the world's ...
Russia Buys Most Gold for Reserves Since Financial Crisis of ’98
Bloomberg - 10/29/2014 1:19:42 PM
Russia boosted gold reserves by the most since defaulting on local debt in 1998, driving its bullion holdings to the largest in at least two decades. The country expanded ... capital outflows. Currency reserves held by the world’s largest energy exporter ...
Breaking: New World Reserve Currency Backed By Gold Revealed
investmentwatchblog.com - 7/2/2015 11:58:32 PM
Being the Reserve Currency has been an ongoing scam on the rest of the world ... up reserves to support the Renminbi denominated contracts which have just begun at the Shanghai Gold Exchange. But this doesn’t fully explain the demand by other countries ...
Top 10 Countries with the Highest Gold Reserves
profitconfidential.com - 11/8/2016 11:58:28 PM
India’s central bank increased its gold holdings by 56% in 2009, from 357.75 tonnes in Q1 to 557.7 tonnes in Q4, a remarkable increase in reserves. A small country ... world’s major economies, Japan could add gold to its holdings to stabilize its currency.