|Rank||Country||Reserves of foreign exchange and gold (US$)|
|31||United Arab Emirates||53,590,000,000|
|75||Trinidad and Tobago||10,210,000,000|
|86||Congo, Republic of the||5,886,000,000|
|92||Papua New Guinea||4,445,000,000|
|96||Bosnia and Herzegovina||4,150,000,000|
|140||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||755,700,000|
|160||Sao Tome and Principe||51,470,000|
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, 2012See also: Reserves of foreign exchange and gold map
Foreign exchange reserves decline $2 bn on fall in gold's value
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 5/10/2013 7:53:10 PM
MUMBAI: The country's foreign exchange reserves fell by $2 billion during the week ended May 3, as the value of gold in the reserves touched an 18-month low. The value of gold in the reserves dipped by $1.17 billion to touch $23.97 billion as on ...
10 Countries Anxiously Watching Their Massive Gold Hoards Fall In Value
The Business Insider - 5/18/2013 5:17:32 AM
We drew on the report to highlight the countries sitting on the biggest ... percent of China's $3.2 trillion in foreign exchange reserves, compared with the international average of 10 percent. Building up gold reserves will be crucial to China as it ...
Countries with Highest Foreign Exchange Reserves
Silicon India - 5/14/2013 4:17:51 AM
Currently, India stands on the tenth rank in the list of the countries with top most foreign exchange reserves. The list of the top twelve nations as reported by ‘Rediff’, with the maximum Foreign Exchange Reserves is given below.
As Bank of Japan Exports its Problems, Global Balances Shift
Wall Street Journal - 5/8/2013 3:02:03 PM
For now, investors in foreign ... board and gold and other commodities lower, the disinflationary forces unleashed by Japan are giving other central banks room to follow its lead, exemplified by the European Central Bank’s and Reserve Bank ...
National Bank of Serbia : Foreign Exchange Reserve Management Strategy of the National Bank of Serbia
4-traders - 5/13/2013 11:21:23 AM
Pursuant to Article 23, paragraph 1, item 3 of the Law on the National Bank of Serbia (RS Official Gazette, Nos 72/2003, 55/2004, 85/2005 - other law, 44/2010, 76/2012 and 106/2012), and at the proposal of the Executive Board of the National Bank of Serbia ...
PH forex reserves fell in April on soft gold prices
Global Nation - 5/7/2013 1:58:49 PM
The country’s foreign exchange reserves fell slightly in April from the previous month due to declining prices of gold in the world market. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas reported Tuesday that the country’s gross international reserves (GIR ...
Senate Proposes New Sanction to Hit Iranian Foreign Exchange Reserves
NewsMax - 5/9/2013 4:19:37 PM
In a new bid to pressure Iran into negotiations over its nuclear program, a bipartisan group of senators introduced legislation on Wednesday that would deny the Iranian government access to as much as $100 billion in foreign exchange reserves ...
Foreign reserves drop to $83.4b
manilastandardtoday.com - 5/7/2013 3:31:53 PM
Lower prices of gold pulled down the country’s foreign exchange reserves by $600 million to $83.4 billion as of end-April 2013 from $84 billion in March, the Bangko Sentral said Tuesday. “The decline in the reserves level was due mainly to revaluation ...
Philippine forex reserves down to 83.38 bln USD in April
Xinhua News Agency - 5/7/2013 7:17:57 AM
At this level, the country's gross ... The value of gold, which accounts for more than a tenth of reserves, decreased 8.9 percent to 9.021 billion U.S. dollars. Payments for maturing foreign exchange obligations of the National Government ...
Senators Move to Block Iran’s Access to Foreign Exchange Reserves
eNews Park Forest - 5/8/2013 10:33:02 PM
... and currency conversions for the Central Bank of Iran and designated Iranian economic sectors WASHINGTON--(ENEWSPF)--May 8, 2013. United States Senators Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), Susan Collins (R-Me.), Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) and John ...
World’s Biggest Gold Refinery Joins Dillon to Sell Bars in U.S.
Bloomberg - 5/16/2013 9:59:05 AM
Rand Refinery (Pty) Ltd., the world’s biggest gold processor, said it intends to sell bullion bars in the U.S. market as part of a plan to expand processing metals mined outside South Africa and boost silver operations. “The refinery has ...
The architects of high forex reserve
Financial Express - 5/16/2013 6:24:20 AM
The foreign exchange reserve is the accumulated balance of all receipts and payments of a country. Our major receipts are export bills, wage earners' remittances and a few other invisible receipts. Incentives that have so far facilitated exports include (i ...
Russia Upgrades Canadian, Australian Dollar Share in Reserves, Cuts Euro, Yen in 2012
4-traders - 5/16/2013 2:52:34 PM
The Bank of Russia increased its share of Australian and Canadian dollars in the foreign-exchange reserves in 2012 at the expense of the euro and the Japanese yen, the central bank said in a report presented to parliament Thursday. The central bank said it ...
Where is world’s gold
Rising Kashmir - 5/2/2013 12:00:04 AM
Holdings in vault increased when United States of America ... The German Federal Court of Auditors has recently called for an official inspection of German gold reserves stored at the New York Federal Reserve, “because they have never been fully checked.”
Asia Wrestles With a Flood of Cash
The Wall Street Journal - 5/9/2013 8:34:19 AM
New Zealand's central bank said Wednesday it intervened in foreign ... a government official voiced concern about "one-sided" moves in foreign exchange, code for a rise in the value of the currency. The surging flows to the region are one ...