Foreign exchange reserves including gold reached 150,858 USD bil in 2017 in United Kingdom, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves including gold in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 150,858 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 2,322 USD bil in 1964. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, foreign exchange reserves including gold in Belgium amounted to 26,151 USD bil, 156,322 USD bil in France, 199,983 USD bil in Germany and 4,413 USD bil in Ireland in 2017.
United Kingdom has been ranked 16th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves including gold, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
FX reserves in a strict sense are "only" the foreign currency deposits and bonds held by central banks and monetary authorities.