Venezuela is asking the Bank of England to sell part of the South American nation’s gold reserves, send the proceeds to the United Nations to help with the country’s coronavirus-fighting efforts
Reuters with the report, citing “two sources with knowledge of the situation”.
- It was not immediately evident how much gold Venezuela was asking the Bank of England to sell.
- Venezuela’s information ministry and central bank did not respond to requests for comment.
- The Bank of England said it does not comment on individual customer relationships.