|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 Forex Reserves Plunge to More-Than-Three-Year Low
Wall Street Journal - 2/6/2016 11:56:30 PM
China’s foreign-exchange reserves fell to ... The International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and others use the ratio to gauge the sufficiency of countries’ exchange reserves. The higher the ratio, the lower the likelihood of huge flight into other ...
China adds 15.98 mt of gold to reserves in January
Platts - 2/9/2016 2:20:17 PM
The official reserve data released via the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, showed the country has continued to ... China is the world's second largest central bank purchaser of gold behind Russia, which added 208 mt of gold in 2015.
China's foreign exchange reserves plunge by USD99.5b
MENAFN - 2/9/2016 12:01:17 AM
(MENAFN) The People's Republic of China's foreign reserves ... of USD99.5b to USD3.23t in reserves, as stated by the nation's central bank, is lower than the Bloomberg survey's forecasted drop of USD120b. The East Asian country has been suffering a decline ...
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’s foreign-exchange reserves decline to $3.23tr
Gulf News - 2/7/2016 4:52:59 PM
Beijing/Shanghai: China’s foreign-exchange reserves shrank to the smallest since 2012, indicating that the central bank sold dollars as the yuan’s retreat to a five-year low exacerbated depreciation pressure. The world ... its gold hoard in January ...
China FX reserves fall almost $100 bln to lowest since May 2012
Firstpost - 2/8/2016 7:40:36 AM
China's reserves remain the world's largest despite losing around $420 billion in the last six months. In 2015, they fell by $513 billion, the largest annual drop in history. The country's foreign exchange regulators ... China's gold reserves rose to ...
China's Forex Reserves Lowest Since 2012
Pop & Herald - 2/8/2016 9:27:59 AM
The world's largest ... stimulus measures. Foreign exchange reserves of China dip to lowest level in more than three years, the central bank said today, as Beijing sells dollars to stop the yuan from depreciating further. Gold volume stood at 57.18 million ...
Year of the Monkey Could Prove Economic Balancing Act for China
Voice of America - 2/9/2016 7:53:44 AM
The year began with a sharp reduction in its foreign currency reserves ... and growth in the country’s outward foreign investment, Kennedy pointed out. “I do expect continued reductions in China’s overall foreign exchange holdings in the coming ...
China forex reserves fall $100bn in Jan to $3.2 trillion
Times of India - 2/8/2016 6:36:11 AM
The country saw its first-ever annual decline in foreign exchange reserves last year as Beijing tried to prevent a more drastic devaluation. The PBoC is selling dollars to buy yuan amid a capital flight spurred by the slowing growth in the world's second ...
World View: Monday’s Stock Market Rout Blamed on China’s Foreign Currency Selloffs
Breitbart News - 2/9/2016 2:48:55 PM
China heavily censors art displays within China, and now is censoring art displays in other countries. AFP and Indian Express ... At $3.23 trillion, China still has the world’s biggest reserve of foreign currency holdings. But that has declined by ...
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.
Kazakh gross FX/gold reserves shrink by 3.15% in January
intellinews.com - 2/9/2016 8:22:22 AM
In monetary terms, gross foreign currency reserves declined by $880mn, while the NBK’s interventions in the foreign currency exchange market ... increase in global gold prices and the NBK’s policy to buy all gold produced in the country.
Gold near highest in seven-and-a-half months on safe-haven demand
Reuters - 2/9/2016 7:53:44 AM
A softer greenback makes dollar-denominated gold cheaper for foreign currency holders. * The price rally in gold has hurt demand from physical buyers of the metal. * SPDR Gold Trust, the world's largest gold-backed exchange-traded fund, said its holdings ...
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 ...