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Latest publication: Balance of payments and international investment position 2019, February

Appendix table 3. External assets and liabilities, by investment type, monthly 2016, EUR million

  Year/month
2015/09 2015/10 2015/11 2015/12 2016/01 2016/02
Accounting entry              
Assets Total -18 350 -19 221 5 676 -45 830 40 229 17 700
1. Direct investment -761 789 700 -3 378 9 734 2 711
1.1 Equity capital -251 -1 188 -2 519 457 8 844 3 940
1.2 Other capital -510 1 977 3 219 -3 834 890 -1 230
2. Portfolio investment -2 031 2 879 -869 -2 438 1 717 589
2.1 Shares 564 694 544 2 208 -2 152 460
2.2 Bonds and notes -2 014 1 797 -334 -3 255 2 924 349
2.3 Money market instruments -581 388 -1 080 -1 391 946 -220
3. Other investment -9 755 -12 531 11 875 -32 636 36 887 20 762
4. Financial derivatives -5 955 -10 359 -5 843 -7 340 -7 843 -6 725
5. Reserve assets 151 1 -187 -38 -267 363
Liabilities Total -22 843 -19 305 13 582 -48 766 41 488 18 716
1. Direct investment -1 337 934 3 800 -2 866 -188 -764
1.1 Equity capital 364 364 364 445 364 364
1.2 Other capital -1 701 569 3 435 -3 311 -553 -1 129
2. Portfolio investment 3 495 -530 2 943 2 042 14 687 1 186
2.1 Shares -104 -38 1 033 2 025 9 704 1 533
2.2 Bonds and notes 3 038 -529 2 503 -1 852 2 515 -1 062
2.3 Money market instruments 561 37 -593 1 868 2 468 716
3. Other investment -19 371 -9 496 13 310 -40 603 33 495 25 248
4. Financial derivatives -5 630 -10 213 -6 471 -7 339 -6 505 -6 954
5. Reserve assets . . . . . .
1) The statistics become final more than two years after the end of the reference year.

Source: Balance of payments and international investment position, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Tapio Kuusisto 029 551 3318, Saana Ranta-Ruona 029 551 3375, balanceofpayments@stat.fi.

Director in charge: Ville Vertanen


Updated 15.4.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Balance of payments and international investment position [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-348X. February 2016, Appendix table 3. External assets and liabilities, by investment type, monthly 2016, EUR million . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/mata/2016/02/mata_2016_02_2016-04-15_tau_003_en.html