Central bank holdings of dollars increased 1.4% Q/Q and 9.9% Y/Y at the end of 2011, according...

|By:, SA News Editor

Central bank holdings of dollars increased 1.4% Q/Q and 9.9% Y/Y at the end of 2011, according to the latest IMF data. In contrast, central banks cut their holdings of euros by 1.5% during Q4, though still recording a Y/Y bump of 5.3%. (full table, .pdf)