Russia again increases investment in U.S. government bonds
Russia increased its investment in U.S. treasury bonds by $210 million to $14.629 billion in October. In September, the figure reached was $14.4 billion, according to data published by the US Department of the Treasury.
China decreased its U.S. Treasuries holding by $12.5 billion to $1.138 trillion in October. Japan ranked second with its investments falling $9.5 billion to $1.018 trillion.
In October 2018, foreign countries owned U.S. securities totaling $6.199 trillion; in September 2018, the the figure was $6.223 trillion, TASS reported.