National welfare Fund for October decreased by 1.7%

MOSCOW, Nov 2 — RIA Novosti/Prime. The volume of the national welfare Fund (NWF), Russian Federation in October has decreased in us dollar 1.2%, to 72.2 billion dollars, the ruble — by 1.7% to 4,542 trillion rubles, follows from the message of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.

As of November 1, 2016 on separate accounts to record funds of the NWF in the Bank of Russia placed 19,56 billion, 20,76 billion euros, of 3.83 billion pounds. On Deposit with Vnesheconombank placed 195,03 billion rubles and 6.25 billion.

In addition, the NWF for $ 3 billion placed in Eurobonds of Ukraine. In securities of Russian issuers related to the implementation of sustainable infrastructure projects that are hosted 112,63 billion and 4.11 billion.

In preferred shares of credit institutions invested 278,99 billion. On deposits in VTB and Gazprombank for financing of infrastructure projects located 164,43 billion.

The aggregate income from placing the Fund in a permitted financial assets with the exception of funds on Bank accounts of Russia, from January to October of 2016 made up of 34.76 billion rubles, the equivalent of 0.53 billion.

The exchange rate difference from revaluation of means of the Fund for the period from 1 January to 31 October 2016 amounted to a negative value — minus 678,49 billion.