|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
Russia Reserves Fall $7.9 Billion, Biggest Drop Since May
Businessweek - 10/23/2014 7:46:12 PM
“The drop in reserves is largely due to the central bank’s more active interventions and revaluation of the euro exchange rate over the past week.” The foreign-currency and gold holdings have ... as the price of oil, the country’s chief export ...
Central Bank of Russia : International Reserves of the Russian Federation (Weekly values as of the end of accounting date)
4 Traders - 10/23/2014 10:56:29 AM
A country's international ... International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity: Guidelines for a Data Template (2012). The international reserves consist of foreign exchange, SDR holdings, reserve position in the IMF and monetary gold.
November Vote: Do the Swiss Believe in Gold?
allaboutalpha.com - 10/22/2014 11:36:27 PM
A “yes” vote will mandate the repatriation of foreign-held gold owned by the Swiss National Bank; a moratorium on future gold sales by the SNB; and a 20% gold reserve ... the hard-money country par excellence, holding out against a world of ...
Armenian MP: Armenia has crossed the red line of economic security
arminfo.info - 10/23/2014 7:50:22 AM
He said that a country ... reserves in Jan 2014 were just $2.113bln and by Sept 2014 they dropped by $1.663bln. "This is already a matter of economic security," Zurabyan said. ArmInfo's experts report that five years ago Armenia's gold and foreign exchange ...
Top 10 Countries By Reserves of Foreign Exchange And Gold
Jagran Josh - 9/24/2011 11:56:31 AM
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.
Swiss gold referendum holds risks for franc
Reuters - 10/23/2014 9:23:26 AM
LONDON/ZURICH, Oct 23 (Reuters) - The Swiss franc has been a haven of relative calm in choppy currency markets in recent weeks, but a referendum next month on "saving" Switzerland's gold reserves ... have considerable foreign-exchange implications going ...
Putin: 'Global Economy Would Suffer If Oil Prices Remain At $80 Per Barrel'
The Business Insider - 10/17/2014 12:58:08 PM
Putin attempted to dismiss concerns surrounding the currency saying: Russia is among the world's leading countries in terms of foreign exchange and gold reserves. We have enough to adjust the rate of the ruble if necessary. However, this argument has ...
Forex reserves to improve by December: Dar
Business Recorder - 10/20/2014 11:17:21 PM
Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar on Monday expressed the hope that the country''s foreign exchange reserves would improve after securing ... as well as the rest of the world, to work on the projects of regional co-operation specially CASA 1000 ...
UAE Exchange Uganda celebrates, brand turns 34 globally
New Vision - 10/23/2014 10:20:42 AM
It was on 23rd October, 1980 that this leading global money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, had set up its first branch in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Since then delivering world class ... Exchange is active in 32 countries.
Stronger Dollar A Headwind For Companies With Global Reach
Forbes - 10/13/2014 3:33:12 PM
As U.S. GDP growth pulls away from the rest of the developed world, the strengthening dollar is putting ... The industry as a whole relies on foreign countries for 60% of revenues, according to Goldman Sachs, and includes a number of name-brand ...
Venezuela's Gold Appears To Be Still In Venezuela But For How Long?
GoldSeek - 9/24/2014 11:52:21 AM
An arbitration court of the World Bank ruled that Venezuela needs to ... whose gold holdings represent such a high percentage of total foreign exchange and gold reserves, the other countries being the US, Germany, Italy, France and Portugal.
Gold Bulls Back In The Market
Live Trading News - 10/22/2014 12:27:45 AM
More than $3.2-T was wiped from the value of world shares early ... US Federal Reserve policy makers identified slowing foreign economies as a risk to the US, triggering the fastest purchases of Gold held through exchange- traded products (ETFs) since ...
Gold ends higher on dollar drop, China growth prospects
CNBC - 10/13/2014 2:54:26 AM
gold contracts on Monday, the latest Asian country to start exchange-traded contracts with the aim of providing a regional benchmark price. The launch comes as Asia, home to the world's top two gold buyers, China and India, has been clamoring to gain ...
The Swiss Gold Vote: Should Investors Worry?
The Wall Street Journal - 10/23/2014 10:49:20 AM
Hence, as a share of GDP, Swiss reserves are some of the biggest in the world. The SNB currently holds 1040 tons of gold, equating to 8% of its ... to reduce the attractiveness of the franc in foreign exchange markets before it walked away from the floor ...
Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. and Bralorne Gold Mines Ltd.: Plan of Arrangement Completed
StreetInsider - 10/20/2014 7:56:55 PM
Bralorne's common shares will be delisted from the TSX Venture Exchange and OTCQX at the close of business today. Bralorne is a Canadian junior mining and exploration company, whose current project is a 100% interest in the Bralorne Gold Mine, BC.