Russia in March 2017 increased investment in US government bonds (US Treasuries) 13,5 billion dollars – to 99.8 billion, reports RIA “Novosti” with reference to the report of the Ministry of Finance of the United States.
Of the Russian Federation, as follows from this reporting is on the 15th place among the countries-holders on its portfolio of us government bonds.
First among the holders of bonds of the United States (1,118 trillion) is Japan. Attachments to China, remaining in second place, reached 1,087 trillion, reports TASS.
In General, a foreign state owned in March of securities in the amount of US 6,079 trillion dollars, MYR 207.2 billion less compared to the same period last year.
In the previous months investments of the Russian Federation has grown much more slowly, reminds RBC. So, in December, January and February, Russia has invested in U.S. securities total $ 100 million, from June until November 2016, Russian investments in US government bonds decreased.
Data for April 2017 will be published by the U.S. Treasury on June 15.