International reserves of the Russian Federation for a week shrank by $2.7 billion


Moscow. October 29. International reserves of Russia on 23 October amounted to $374,6 billion, according to the Bank of Russia.

As of 16 October, the international reserves amounted to $377,3 billion So during the week they fell by $2.7 billion

International reserves are highly liquid financial assets held by the Bank of Russia and the government of the Russian Federation. They consist of assets in foreign currency, monetary gold, special drawing rights (SDRs, special drawing rights, a monetary unit used by the International monetary Fund, IMF) reserve position in IMF and other reserve assets.