Foreign investors acquired C$14.19 billion in Canadian securities in July of 2021, declining from an upwardly revised C$19.64 billion in June, mainly in the form of government debt securities, while divestment in Canadian shares capped gains. This marked the twelfth straight month of investment in these instruments for a total of C$118.1 billion. On the other hand, Canadian investors cut their holdings of foreign securities by C$4.69 billion, compared to a downwardly revised record acquisition of C$28.0 billion in the previous month. It was the first time Canadians divested from these types of securities since March of 2020, mostly US shares (C$-3.6 billion) and non-US stocks (C$-1.6 billion). As a result, international transactions in securities generated a net inflow of funds in the Canadian economy of C$18.9 billion in July. source: Statistics Canada
Foreign Stock Investment in Canada averaged 4586.33 CAD Million from 1988 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 50879 CAD Million in April of 2020 and a record low of -24129 CAD Million in October of 2007. 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 - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2021.
Foreign Stock Investment in Canada is expected to be 4500.00 CAD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Canada Foreign Stock Investment is projected to trend around 7500.00 CAD Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.