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

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

  2018/04 2018/05 2018/06 2018/07 2018/08 2018/09 2018/10 2018/11 2018/12
Assets Total 1 864 -995 -18 917 2 486 -17 868 15 503 -24 859 13 963 -24 162
1. Direct investment 903 668 588 623 610 604 612 612 612
2. Portfolio investment -284 212 261 1 250 247 688 -1 605 4 244 -1 801
3. Other investment 8 829 5 294 -12 908 7 379 -12 246 20 548 -16 230 16 430 -15 089
4. Financial derivatives -7 569 -7 152 -6 827 -6 746 -6 550 -6 392 -7 583 -7 220 -8 018
5. Reserve assets -16 -17 -31 -19 70 56 -53 -104 133
Liabilities Total 1 665 2 121 -21 428 2 400 -14 789 10 238 -18 585 12 748 -30 563
1. Direct investment -1 664 -2 479 -2 011 -253 892 1 464 701 701 701
2. Portfolio investment 2 603 2 771 2 060 790 -436 -3 041 2 660 2 331 5 119
3. Other investment 8 409 9 241 -14 257 8 740 -8 563 18 559 -15 083 16 842 -29 464
4. Financial derivatives -7 683 -7 412 -7 220 -6 878 -6 682 -6 744 -6 863 -7 127 -6 919
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: Ruusu Blomberg 029 551 3289, Hanna Björklund 029 551 3296, balanceofpayments@stat.fi.

Director in charge: Ville Vertanen


Updated 15.2.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Balance of payments and international investment position [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-348X. December 2018, Appendix table 3. External assets and liabilities, by investment type, monthly, EUR million . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/mata/2018/12/mata_2018_12_2019-02-15_tau_003_en.html