Russian Federation in December 2015 in comparison with November increased investments in U.S. government bonds by 4.6%, or 4.1 billion to 92.1 billion, follows from the monthly report of the Ministry of Finance of the USA.
In annual terms, the volume of investments in Russian debt securities U.S. increased 7%, or 6.1 billion dollars.
It should be noted that in December 2014 Russia has gradually reduced the amount of investment, in the end, in April 2015 she had papers to 66.5 billion. From may that figure began to rise again. In November 2015, total investments amounted to $ 88 billion, providing Russia 15th place among foreign investors.
The largest investors in U.S. debt securities remain China and Japan. Their share is relatively stable. China for the year to December 2014 increased the volume of reserves in American debt securities by 1%, to 1,264 trillion dollars. Japan in annual calculation has reduced this figure to 9%, to 1,122 trillion dollars.