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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Reserves Reach Highest Level in a Year

International reserves rose to the highest level in almost a year Thursday as the Central Bank pledged more currency purchases to stem speculative ruble bets.

The third-largest stockpile rose $2.1 billion in the week to Nov. 20 to $443.8 billion after a $7.8 billion gain in the previous period, the Central Bank said.