Russia has invested in US treasuries more than $100 billion

Россия вложила в гособлигации США более $100 млрд

Russia is invested in us securities

Now the country occupies the 14th place for investments in American securities.

In April Russia increased its investments in U.S. treasuries by $5.1 billion to $104,9 billion About it is spoken in the message of the Ministry of Finance of the United States.

Thus, Russian investments in us government bonds grow for five consecutive months. In December 2016, they were at $86,1 billion

The last time Russian investments in US bonds were above $100 billion in November 2014 ($108,1 million). If this news report from 2012, a record investment was made in February 2013 to $161 billion.

Recall that in March, Russia has invested in U.S. government bonds of $13.5 billion and took 15 th place in the list of the largest creditors of the United States. In April, with investments of $104.9 billion Russia has already become the 14th largest creditor of the United States.

In April the first place in investments in U.S. bonds occupied Japan ($1,106 trillion – a reduction of $12.4 billion), the second China – from $1,092 trillion (an increase of $4.6 billion).

Taken together, investments of foreign countries decreased by $28.6 billion to $6,073 trillion.

As reported the, net capital outflow from Russia has doubled since the beginning of the year. In four months the country brought 21 billion dollars.

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