Of the Russian Federation for the year increased investments in U.S. government bonds by $14.7 billion

Of the Russian Federation for the year increased investments in U.S. government bonds by $14.7 billion


WASHINGTON, March 15. /Corr. Anton Freaks/. For the period from January 2015 to January 2016, Russia has increased its investments in government securities by $14.7 billion from $82,2 billion to $96,9 billion.

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Such data contains in published monthly report of the Ministry of Finance of the USA (in January) about investing in other countries funds in U.S. government bonds.

According to the U.S. Treasury, in June last year, Russia’s investments in these securities were equal to $72 billion, in July – $82,1 billion in August – $89,9 billion in September to $89.1 billion, October $82 billion in November and $88 billion in December to $92,1 billion meanwhile, in October and November 2014, these figures were $108,9 billion and $108.1 billion. Thus, the volume of investments of Russia started to significantly decline since December 2014, when the rate was already $86 billion, the Trend changed in may last year, when the figure increased to $70,6 billion from April’s $66.5 bn

Russia continues to occupy 15-e a place in a common list. The main holder of us government securities is China. In January his investments reached $1,237 billion. On the second place after China is Japan – $1,123 trillion.

Currently, foreign state own American securities in the amount of $6,183 trillion, compared with January of last year, below the $35.6 billion