|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
10 Countries Anxiously Watching Their Massive Gold Hoards Fall In Value
The Business Insider - 5/17/2013 5:11:34 AM
Gold prices have fallen over 12.5% since April 1. They are now below the crucial $1,400 level. This is bad news for central banks that have been diversifying their foreign reserves ... the World Gold Council. We drew on the report to highlight the ...
Top 12 Countries with Highest Foreign Exchange Reserves
Silicon India - 5/14/2013 4:17:51 AM
The list of the top twelve nations as reported by ‘Rediff’, with the maximum Foreign Exchange Reserves is given below. China is the not only the most populated nation in the world; it is also the second largest country in the world and world’s ...
From Paper Reserves to Gold Reserves
goldseek - 5/23/2013 2:08:29 PM
In January of this year I published a piece on the “fair gold price” in ... banks that acquire a large stock of reserves through foreign exchange interventions . . . face another, longer-term issue. Once reserve balances become high, the central ...
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 ...
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 ... Bangko Sentral Governor Amando Tetangco said in a statement. World prices of gold fell below $1,500 per ounce in April from as high as $1,900 ...
Foreign Exchange Reserves
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 5/10/2013 11:56:33 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 ...
Senators Move to Block Iran’s Access to Foreign Exchange Reserves
eNews Park Forest - 5/8/2013 10:33:02 PM
and the transaction is not being conducted in your local country’s currency, you will be held accountable.” The Iranian Government, including the Central Bank of Iran, maintains bank accounts around the world filled with foreign exchange reserves ...
Foreign exchange reserves dip further
Pakistan Observer - Newspaper online edition - 5/17/2013 8:42:08 PM
Saturday, May 18, 2013 - COUNTRY’S overall liquid foreign exchange reserves fell to yet another four-year low to $11.690 billion in a week from $11.756 billion which is a very disturbing development. The Central Bank in a statement said that reserves ...
Germany Takes Back Its Gold
International Business Times - 5/20/2013 5:50:57 AM
This concept is not lost on the world’s second ... a portion of its foreign gold reserves. Over the next seven years, the central bank intends to store half of Germany’s gold reserves in its own vaults within the country, compared to only 31 percent ...
Are Covert Operations Underway in the Global Currency Wars?
Financial Sense - 5/24/2013 3:44:31 AM
In an age of economic policy activism, including widespread quantitative easing and associated purchases of bonds and other assets, it is perhaps easy to forget that foreign exchange intervention has always been and remains an important economic policy tool.
China Currency-Reserve Manager Sets Up N.Y. Office
4-traders - 5/20/2013 1:00:27 PM
The State Administration of Foreign Exchange, which oversees the world's largest stockpile of foreign ... investment body named SAFE Co-Financing that will use the country's foreign-exchange reserves to help Chinese companies invest overseas.
Where is world’s gold
Rising Kashmir - 5/2/2013 12:00:04 AM
Germany holds more than 3,000 tons of gold bullion, which represents more than 75 percent of its foreign currency reserves. Germany build its gold reserves as trade surplus after Second World War ... bullion of almost 100 countries. China and Russia ...
Country's foreign exchange reserve crosses Rs 474 B
Himalayan Times - 5/13/2013 4:14:52 PM
According to the NRB, the reserve of the foreign exchange is sufficient to import goods and service of 9.2 months. Similarly, the revenue mobilisation of the government during the review period has reached Rs 210.47 billion increasing by 22.3 per cent ...
Make Way for China Gold Buying Frenzy
THE DAILY RECKONING - 5/13/2013 11:53:00 PM
I’m just speculating ... state-owned investment company, financed with a $200 billion stake from Treasury that will be used to diversify its dollar holdings. No one expects China to be buying gold with it, especially since news of the $3 billion ...