MOSCOW, April 9. /TASS/. Russia’s international reserves mostly comprising gold and foreign exchange fell by $5.5 billion in the week of March 27-April 3 to $355.3 billion, the Central Bank reported on Thursday.
Russia’s international reserves are highly liquid foreign assets managed by the Central Bank of Russia. They comprise foreign currency, Special Drawing Rights (SDRs), a reserve position in the International Monetary Fund and monetary gold.