Canada Foreign Securities Purchases

Country:
Canada
CAD, Canadian dollar
Sector:
Market
Medium $4.763 B
$4.618 B
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$4.763 B
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Foreign Investment in Canadian Securities measures the total of shares, bonds and other assets issued in Canada and purchased by foreigners.

The statistics of international transactions covers operations between all participants of international security purchases. The transactors can be businesses, governments, non-profit organizations and individuals.

Data for statistics calculation are collected from questionnaires. Information is collected from intermediaries who act as brokers or agents for those trading securities. In some cases, the issuer (for example, large asset issuers - banks) engage for their own account, without going through an intermediary. Such issuers are surveyed directly.

Foreign investment in Canadian securities are seen as capital inflow. Also, the indicator characterizes the foreign economic activity of Canadian enterprises and government. Reading growth is seen as positive for the Canadian dollar quotes, as foreigners need to buy CAD in order to pay for securities.

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The chart of the entire available history of the "Canada Foreign Securities Purchases" macroeconomic indicator.

Date (GMT)
Reference
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Sep 2019
$4.763 B
$4.618 B
Aug 2019
$4.989 B
$-1.869 B
Jul 2019
$-1.171 B
$-4.064 B
Jun 2019
$-3.983 B
$10.284 B
May 2019
$10.195 B
$-12.79 B
Apr 2019
$-12.797 B
$-1.561 B
Mar 2019
$-1.488 B
$12.394 B
Feb 2019
$12.045 B
$28.586 B
Jan 2019
$28.398 B
$-20.488 B
Dec 2018
$-18.961 B
$10.235 B
Nov 2018
$9.454 B
$3.969 B
Oct 2018
$3.975 B
$7.764 B
Sep 2018
$7.695 B
$2.632 B
Aug 2018
$2.817 B
$15.293 B
Jul 2018
$12.651 B
$10.3 B
Jun 2018
$11.545 B
$3.007 B
May 2018
$2.183 B
$9.093 B
Apr 2018
$9.133 B
$6.399 B
Mar 2018
$6.148 B
$4.322 B
Feb 2018
$3.96 B
$5.632 B
Jan 2018
$5.683 B
$-1.538 B
Dec 2017
$-1.972 B
$19.203 B
Nov 2017
$19.564 B
$20.765 B
Oct 2017
$20.808 B
$16.686 B
Sep 2017
$16.807 B
$9.769 B
Aug 2017
$9.846 B
$23.97 B
Jul 2017
$23.954 B
$-0.858 B
Jun 2017
$-0.92 B
$29.44 B
May 2017
$29.46 B
$10.61 B
Apr 2017
$10.6 B
$15.05 B
Mar 2017
$15.13 B
$39.16 B
Feb 2017
$38.84 B
$6.35 B
Jan 2017
$6.2 B
$10.21 B
Dec 2016
$10.23 B
$7.24 B
Nov 2016
$7.24 B
$15.77 B
Oct 2016
$15.75 B
$11.79 B
Sep 2016
$11.77 B
$12.75 B
Aug 2016
$12.74 B
$9.1 B
Jul 2016
$5.23 B
$9.02 B
Jun 2016
$9.02 B
$13.99 B
May 2016
$14.73 B
$15.5 B
Apr 2016
$15.5 B
$17.05 B
Mar 2016
$17.17 B
$15.94 B
Feb 2016
$15.94 B
$11.41 B
Jan 2016
$13.51 B
$-1.4 B
Dec 2015
$-1.41 B
$2.94 B
Nov 2015
$2.58 B
$19.08 B
Oct 2015
$22.08 B
$3.35 B
Sep 2015
$3.35 B
$5.78 B
Aug 2015
$3.11 B
$-10.09 B

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