Articles Tagged "russia"

Russia Still Adding to Gold Reserves

Mineweb reported that during December, Russia's gold reserves increased by 600,000 ounces. The rise is interesting given that many thought the country would sell some of its gold that month.

Russia Raises Gold Reserves Again

November saw Russia increase its gold reserves again, from 18.753 tonnes to 1,187.493 tonnes, Reuters reported. The country is the fifth largest holder of bullion reserves globally.

Russia Buying Gold, Not Selling It

Writing for BullionStar, Koos Jansen said that while rumors abound that Russia is selling gold, in fact it bought 18 tonnes of the metal in November.

Russia Boosts Gold Stockpile by Most Since 1998

Bloomberg reported that Russia increased its gold stockpile by 37.2 metric tons (MT) in September. That's the biggest rise since 1998; the stockpile now sits at 1,149.8 MT.