US Treasury bonds - a reliable paper on the one hand, supported by the largest player in modern financial markets - the US Fed. On the other hand, as an asset in reserves trezheris not all central banks like. In particular, it is not like bonds to China, which is trying in every way to get rid of the influence of the dollar and related assets - based on AMarkets.
Bank of China once again sold a significant share of US debt. As of the middle of last week, the Chinese trezheris reserves fell by 1.6% to $ 6.08 trillion - against $ 6.18 trillion by June. During the last 4 months of the third "drain" of US bonds. In July, Beijing reduced the trezheris in reserves to $ 1.24 trillion.
Japan, the second largest foreign holder of trezheris, on the contrary, has increased its investments in bonds by 0.3% to $ 1.20 trillion. In general, it is expected that demand for trezheris this year will be strong. US Treasury bonds - still respected asset to protect against market risk. 2/3 of the total volume of foreign investments in trezheris - it's an investment on the part of central banks. $ 4.12 trillion trezheris are in the hands of foreign Central Bank.