Foreign investment in Canadian securities rose by CAD 28.4 billion in January 2019, following an upwardly revised CAD 20.49 billion divestment in December. It was the biggest increase in foreign investment since May 2017 as federal government bonds purchases reached a record high of CAD 12.9 billion and mostly targeted secondary market purchases of Canadian dollar-denominated instruments. Meanwhile, foreign investors reduced holdings of private corporate bonds by CAD 1.3 billion, the second consecutive month of divestment. Non-resident investors resumed their acquisitions of Canadian money market instruments in January by adding CAD 5.1 billion to their holdings. Foreign investment in Canadian equities amounted to CAD 9.0 billion in January, the largest investment since February 2017. Meantime, Canadian investors reduced their holdings of foreign securities by CAD 8.8 billion, led by sales of US shares. Foreign Stock Investment in Canada averaged 4516.84 CAD Million from 1988 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 38935 CAD Million in February of 2017 and a record low of -24129 CAD Million in October of 2007.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-17 01:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$3.98B C$7.76B C$6.2B C$ 10.5B
2019-01-18 01:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$9.45B C$3.97B
2019-02-15 01:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$-18.96B C$10.24B C$7.66B
2019-03-18 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$28.4B C$-20.49B
2019-04-16 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$28.4B
2019-05-16 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases
2019-06-17 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases


Canada Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 1.75 1.75 16.00 0.25 percent [+]
Interbank Rate 2.03 2.04 8.95 0.43 percent [+]
Money Supply M0 94195.00 93833.00 94210.00 2214.00 CAD Million [+]
Money Supply M1 1001910.00 1008129.00 1008129.00 30706.00 CAD Million [+]
Money Supply M2 1672745.00 1668746.00 1672745.00 25523.00 CAD Million [+]
Money Supply M3 2410404.00 2428480.00 2428480.00 37982.00 CAD Million [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 6082936.00 5901984.00 6082936.00 10516.00 CAD Million [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 114621.00 115826.00 116050.00 2110.00 CAD Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 84420.00 87872.00 87872.00 1678.00 USD Million [+]
Loans to Private Sector 428477.00 433205.00 433205.00 10904.00 CAD Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 0.10 0.10 15.96 0.05 percent [+]
Foreign Stock Investment 28398.00 -20488.00 38935.00 -24129.00 CAD Million [+]
Private Debt to GDP 266.61 264.66 266.61 175.61 percent [+]


Canada Foreign Stock Investment

Foreign investment in Canadian securities includes debt securities, bonds and equity and investment fund shares. Transactions are recorded on a net basis. This page provides the latest reported value for - Canada Foreign Stock Investment - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Canada Foreign Stock Investment - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
28398.00 -20488.00 38935.00 -24129.00 1988 - 2019 CAD Million Monthly




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