NBU's gold-currency reserves over US $3 billion

UKRAINE - As of 19 October the National Bank of Ukraine's gross gold-currency reserves had reached a record US$ 3.007 billion, having increased by US$ 1.379 billion since the beginning of the year.

Serhiy Yaremenko, Director of the NBU Currency Regulation Department, is quoted as saying on 24 October.

According to Mr. Yaremenko, as of 19 October, NBU's liquid international reserves stood at US$ 2.889 billion and net reserves (the amount by which NBU's assets exceed its liabilities) at US$ 839