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IMF: Review of Special Drawing Rights (SDR)

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) increased the weighting of the US dollar and Chinese yuan (Renminbi) in the Special Drawing Rights (SDR) basket of currencies. The updated weightings will be effective from August 1st. What are the current weights assigned to each currency in the SDR basket? S. dollar’s weighting was increased to 43.38% from ..

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IMF raises India’s SDR allocation

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has increased the allocation of Special Drawing Rights (SDR) to India in line with the existing quota of India in the fund. Highlights SDR is an alternate reserve currency which is floated by the IMF. SDR can be freely exchanged between the member countries instead of relying on currency of ..

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