Russia June Reserves, Foreign Currency Liquidity

Following is a summary of the June data template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity from the Central Bank of Russia in Moscow:

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                                              June      May    April    March
                                              2013     2013     2013     2013
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                                           -----------Billion US$------------
Official reserve assets                    513.772  518.431  533.218  527.708
 Foreign currency reserves                 454.796  449.961  458.171  461.621
  Securities                               383.817  386.013  388.010  395.628
  Currency and deposits*                    70.978   63.948   70.161   65.993
 IMF reserve position                        4.548    4.432    4.645    4.614
 SDRs                                        8.555    8.525    8.584    8.528
 Gold                                    
  In quotations of the Bank of Russia       38.548   45.039   46.868   50.441
  In millions of fine troy ounces             32.0     32.0     31.8     31.6
 Other reserve assets**                      7.326   10.474   14.950    2.505
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                                              June      May    April    March
                                              2013     2013     2013     2013
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Other foreign currency assets                0.603    0.706    0.648    0.741
                                           ---Monthly Change (Billion US$)---
Official reserve assets                     -4.659  -14.786    5.509    1.537
 Foreign currency reserves                   4.835   -8.210   -3.450    1.563
  Securities                                -2.196   -1.997   -7.618  -17.494
  Currency and deposits                      7.030   -6.213    4.168   19.057
 IMF reserve position                        0.116   -0.212    0.030   -0.048
 SDRs                                        0.030   -0.059    0.056   -0.088
 Gold                                    
  In quotations of the Bank of Russia       -6.491   -1.830   -3.573   -0.081
  In millions of fine troy ounces              0.0      0.2      0.2      0.2
 Other reserve assets                       -3.148   -4.476   12.446    0.191
Other foreign currency assets               -0.103    0.058   -0.093   -0.137
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Note: * - includes gold deposits.        
** - includes financial derivatives, loans to 
nonbank nonresidents, assets in the form of reversed repo
and other accounts receivable.           

SOURCE: Bank Rossii (Central Bank of Russia)
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