International Investment Position (BPM6): Liabilities                                        
  as of periods indicated                                        
  In million US dollars                                        
  2016   2017   2018 r   2019 p  
    Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec  
   
  Direct investment 62,327 65,942 65,726 64,507 67,164 70,828 73,751 79,016 77,387 77,966 79,973 83,121 86,766 89,764 90,235 93,656  
  Equity and investment fund shares 45,108 46,906 45,536 42,843 44,242 45,788 47,550 51,491 48,987 46,711 46,913 48,957 51,377 53,379 52,634 54,842  
  Direct investor in direct investment enterprises 45,108 46,906 45,536 42,843 44,242 45,788 47,550 51,491 48,987 46,711 46,913 48,957 51,377 53,379 52,634 54,842  
  Debt instruments 17,218 19,035 20,190 21,664 22,922 25,039 26,201 27,525 28,401 31,255 33,061 34,164 35,390 36,386 37,601 38,814  
  Direct investor in direct investment enterprises 15,463 17,228 18,382 19,888 21,129 23,224 24,382 25,609 26,179 29,023 30,813 31,909 32,969 33,786 34,815 35,814  
  Direct investment enterprises in direct   
  investor (reverse investment) 1,755 1,807 1,807 1,776 1,793 1,815 1,819 1,916 2,221 2,232 2,248 2,256 2,421 2,599 2,787 3,000  
   
  Portfolio investment 75,223 78,225 77,229 74,838 75,192 78,818 79,996 86,269 79,466 72,574 74,727 87,632 82,263 83,186 81,275 82,507  
  Equity and investment fund shares 47,495 50,736 49,789 47,360 50,001 54,139 55,110 59,002 53,062 46,201 47,463 58,062 53,543 54,040 50,862 51,745  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 9,552 11,776 12,156 10,452 11,219 12,029 12,031 13,816 12,286 10,035 8,852 9,934 10,029 10,030 10,815 10,815  
  Other sectors 1 37,943 38,959 37,633 36,908 38,782 42,110 43,079 45,187 40,777 36,166 38,612 48,128 43,513 44,010 40,047 40,930  
  Debt securities 27,728 27,490 27,439 27,478 25,191 24,679 24,886 27,266 26,404 26,373 27,263 29,570 28,720 29,146 30,413 30,763  
  Central bank 172 172 174 171 169 169 156 156 156 156 155 157 153 152 144 152  
  Short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Long-term 172 172 174 171 169 169 156 156 156 156 155 157 153 152 144 152  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 1,417 1,300 1,343 1,598 1,141 1,137 1,837 2,277 2,517 2,923 3,696 3,607 3,707 4,442 5,054 5,054  
  Short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Long-term 1,417 1,300 1,343 1,598 1,141 1,137 1,837 2,277 2,517 2,923 3,696 3,607 3,707 4,442 5,054 5,054  
  General government 19,538 19,483 19,472 19,711 18,301 17,818 17,174 19,581 18,995 18,640 19,921 22,328 21,450 21,173 21,754 22,143  
  Short-term 3,144 3,160 3,182 2,786 2,087 1,858 27 51 44 390 430 372 47 62 83 3  
  Long-term 16,394 16,323 16,289 16,925 16,214 15,960 17,147 19,531 18,950 18,250 19,492 21,956 21,403 21,111 21,672 22,140  
  Other sectors 1 6,601 6,535 6,450 5,998 5,580 5,555 5,718 5,252 4,735 4,655 3,491 3,477 3,410 3,380 3,461 3,414  
  Short-term 48 46 45 53 61 70 81 106 133 136 123 148 180 203 190 179  
  Long-term 6,554 6,489 6,406 5,945 5,518 5,486 5,637 5,146 4,602 4,519 3,368 3,330 3,230 3,177 3,271 3,235  
   
  Financial derivatives (other than reserves)  
   and employee stock options 376 354 275 210 141 187 172 208 268 260 233 341 277 384 443 368  
  Central bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 292 306 243 198 128 142 151 201 263 258 231 189 172 216 234 206  
  General government 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Other sectors 1 84 48 32 13 13 44 21 6 6 2 2 152 104 168 210 162  
   
  Other investment 51,837 52,296 50,883 49,691 50,082 49,192 48,723 48,744 48,877 47,669 50,914 53,591 55,817 55,016 54,909 55,403  
  Other equity 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Currency and deposits 3,071 2,674 2,572 2,314 2,465 2,573 2,783 2,805 2,940 2,647 2,691 2,903 2,827 2,976 2,824 3,005  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 3,071 2,674 2,572 2,314 2,465 2,573 2,783 2,805 2,940 2,647 2,691 2,903 2,827 2,976 2,824 3,005  
  Loans 43,484 44,245 43,626 43,189 42,763 42,047 40,866 41,106 40,710 40,206 42,396 46,114 47,281 46,842 47,446 46,783  
  Central bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Credit and loans with the IMF (other than reserves) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Other short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Other long-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 12,144 12,883 12,676 13,904 13,712 13,537 12,205 12,889 11,101 11,162 11,204 14,910 15,002 14,241 15,130 14,746  
  Short-term 8,791 9,522 9,162 10,326 9,713 9,595 8,672 9,320 7,245 7,161 7,081 10,574 10,667 9,705 10,475 10,686  
  Long-term 3,353 3,362 3,514 3,578 3,999 3,942 3,533 3,570 3,856 4,002 4,123 4,336 4,335 4,536 4,654 4,059  
  General government 17,098 17,456 17,408 16,331 16,892 16,908 17,098 16,837 17,663 17,181 17,768 17,782 18,766 19,008 18,969 19,038  
  Credit and loans with the IMF (other than reserves) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Other short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Other long-term 17,098 17,456 17,408 16,331 16,892 16,908 17,098 16,837 17,663 17,181 17,768 17,782 18,766 19,008 18,969 19,038  
  Other sectors 1 14,242 13,906 13,542 12,954 12,159 11,602 11,564 11,379 11,946 11,863 13,424 13,422 13,513 13,594 13,348 12,999  
  Short-term 706 706 354 308 727 434 434 214 331 384 559 664 552 618 637 615  
  Long-term 13,537 13,200 13,188 12,646 11,433 11,168 11,130 11,165 11,615 11,479 12,865 12,758 12,961 12,975 12,710 12,384  
  Insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Trade credit and advances 3,043 3,099 2,538 2,114 2,670 2,386 2,893 2,635 2,989 2,665 3,798 2,566 3,390 2,904 2,571 3,528  
  Other sectors 1 3,043 3,099 2,538 2,114 2,670 2,386 2,893 2,635 2,989 2,665 3,798 2,566 3,390 2,904 2,571 3,528  
  Short-term 2,356 2,423 2,370 1,967 2,512 2,286 2,726 2,476 2,831 2,486 3,629 2,367 3,191 2,642 2,442 3,374  
  Long-term 687 676 168 148 158 101 167 159 159 179 169 199 199 262 129 155  
  Other accounts payable 1,061 1,108 975 952 1,044 1,021 997 1,007 1,015 974 855 846 1,156 1,129 924 933  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 1,061 1,108 975 952 1,044 1,021 997 1,007 1,015 974 855 846 1,156 1,129 924 933  
  Special drawing rights  (Net incurrence of liabilities) 1,179 1,170 1,172 1,121   1,140 1,165 1,183 1,190   1,222 1,177 1,175 1,162   1,163 1,165 1,143 1,154  
                                           
  Note: Details may not add up to total due to rounding.  
  r Revised  
  p Preliminary  
  . Rounds off to zero  
  1 Other Sectors cover the following economic sectors: (a) other financial corporations, which include private and public insurance corporations, holding companies, government financial institutions, investment companies, other financial intermediaries except   
  insurance, trust institutions/corporations, financing companies, securities dealers/brokers, lending investor, Authorized Agent Banks (AAB) forex corporations, investment houses, pawnshops, credit card companies, offshore banking units (OBUs); (b) non-financial   
  corporations, which refer to public and private corporations and quasi-corporations, whose principal activity is the production of market goods or non-financial services; and (3) households and non-profit institutions serving households (NPISHs).