22 Jul 2010 13:24

Russian international reserves up $2 bln in week

MOSCOW. July 22 (Interfax) - Russia's international reserves grew/fell $XXX billion to $469.3 billion in the week to July 16, the Central Bank said on Thursday.

The reserves stood at $467.3 billion on July 9.

They consist of highly liquid financial assets at the disposal of the CB and Russian government, including foreign currency, monetary gold, special drawing rights, the reserve position at the IMF and other reserve assets.