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Foreign Exchange Reserves Rise $16.663 Billion To Touch Record High Of $633.5 Billion

Forex Reserves Rise $16.6 Billion To Touch Record High Of $633.5 Billion

India’s foreign exchange kitty had declined by $2.47 billion to $616.895 billion within the earlier week

The nation’s overseas alternate reserves soared by $16.663 billion to the touch a lifetime excessive of $633.558 billion within the week ended August 27, primarily resulting from a rise in Special Drawing Rights (SDR) holdings, RBI knowledge confirmed.

On Wednesday, RBI had stated the International Monetary Fund (IMF) made an allocation of SDR 12.57 billion (equal to round $17.86 billion on the newest alternate fee) to India on August 23, 2021.

SDR holdings are a part of the overseas alternate reserves of a rustic. IMF makes the final SDR allocation to its members in proportion to their present quotas within the Fund.

In the reporting week ended August 27, 2021, the nation’s SDR holdings rose by $17.866 billion to $19.407 billion, as per weekly knowledge launched by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday.

India’s foreign exchange kitty had declined by $2.47 billion to $616.895 billion within the earlier week ended August 20, 2021.

Foreign foreign money property (FCAs), a serious element of the general reserves, dipped by $1.409 billion to $571.6 billion within the reporting week, the information confirmed.

Expressed in greenback phrases, the overseas foreign money property embody the impact of appreciation or depreciation of non-US items just like the euro, pound and yen held within the overseas alternate reserves.
Gold reserves have been up by $192 million to $37.441 billion.

The nation’s reserve place with the IMF rose by $14 million to $5.11 billion within the reporting week, the information confirmed.

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