International Investment Position (BPM6): Liabilities                                      
  as of periods indicated                                        
  In million US dollars                                        
  2015 2016   2017 r   2018 p  
    Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec  
   
  Direct investment 59383 58922 57364 58522 62327 65942 65726 64507 67164 70828 73751 79016 77473 77928 79901 82997  
  Equity and investment fund shares 45496 44616 41980 42536 45108 46906 45536 42843 44242 45788 47550 51491 49073 46673 46841 48833  
  Direct investor in direct investment enterprises 45496 44616 41980 42536 45108 46906 45536 42843 44242 45788 47550 51491 49073 46673 46841 48833  
  Debt instruments 13887 14306 15383 15986 17218 19035 20190 21664 22922 25039 26201 27525 28401 31255 33061 34164  
  Direct investor in direct investment enterprises 12670 13029 13628 14231 15463 17228 18382 19888 21129 23224 24382 25609 26179 29023 30813 31909  
  Direct investment enterprises in direct   
  investor (reverse investment) 1217 1277 1755 1755 1755 1807 1807 1776 1793 1815 1819 1916 2221 2232 2248 2256  
   
  Portfolio investment 85429 81521 72457 72668 75223 78225 77229 74838 75192 78818 79996 86269 79466 72574 74727 87632  
  Equity and investment fund shares 54884 52626 44708 44418 47495 50736 49789 47360 50001 54139 55110 59002 53062 46201 47463 58062  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 11254 9929 8717 8933 9552 11776 12156 10452 11219 12029 12031 13816 12286 10035 8852 9934  
  Other sectors 43630 42697 35991 35485 37943 38959 37633 36908 38782 42110 43079 45187 40777 36166 38612 48128  
  Debt securities 30544 28895 27749 28250 27728 27490 27439 27478 25191 24679 24886 27266 26404 26373 27263 29570  
  Central bank 172 172 172 172 172 172 174 171 169 169 156 156 156 156 155 157  
  Short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Long-term 172 172 172 172 172 172 174 171 169 169 156 156 156 156 155 157  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 1351 1332 1113 1468 1417 1300 1343 1598 1141 1137 1837 2277 2517 2923 3696 3607  
  Short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Long-term 1351 1332 1113 1468 1417 1300 1343 1598 1141 1137 1837 2277 2517 2923 3696 3607  
  General government 21567 20409 19620 19824 19538 19483 19472 19711 18301 17818 17174 19581 18995 18640 19921 22328  
  Short-term 3553 3269 3125 3189 3144 3160 3182 2786 2087 1858 27 51 44 390 430 372  
  Long-term 18014 17139 16495 16635 16394 16323 16289 16925 16214 15960 17147 19531 18950 18250 19492 21956  
  Other sectors 7454 6983 6845 6786 6601 6535 6450 5998 5580 5555 5718 5252 4735 4655 3491 3477  
  Short-term 38 45 46 48 48 46 45 53 61 70 81 106 133 136 123 148  
  Long-term 7417 6938 6799 6738 6554 6489 6406 5945 5518 5486 5637 5146 4602 4519 3368 3330  
   
  Financial derivatives (other than reserves)  
   and employee stock options 643 287 332 277 376 354 275 210 141 187 172 208 268 260 233 189  
  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 582 223 240 175 292 306 243 198 128 142 151 201 263 258 231 189  
  General government 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Other sectors 61 64 92 102 84 48 32 13 13 44 21 6 6 2 2 0  
   
  Other investment 47610 48612 50604 51861 51837 52296 50883 49691 50082 49192 48723 48744 48877 47669 50914 53591  
  Other equity 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Currency and deposits 2322 2239 2480 1904 3071 2674 2572 2314 2465 2573 2783 2805 2940 2647 2691 2903  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 2322 2239 2480 1904 3071 2674 2572 2314 2465 2573 2783 2805 2940 2647 2691 2903  
  Loans 39832 41451 42915 45088 43484 44245 43626 43189 42763 42047 40866 41106 40710 40206 42396 46114  
  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 11068 11904 13138 14333 12144 12883 12676 13904 13712 13537 12205 12889 11101 11162 11204 14910  
  Short-term 8162 8847 9934 11007 8791 9522 9162 10326 9713 9595 8672 9320 7245 7161 7081 10574  
  Long-term 2906 3057 3204 3326 3353 3362 3514 3578 3999 3942 3533 3570 3856 4002 4123 4336  
  General government 15321 15922 15962 16201 17098 17456 17408 16331 16892 16908 17098 16837 17663 17181 17768 17782  
  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 15321 15922 15962 16201 17098 17456 17408 16331 16892 16908 17098 16837 17663 17181 17768 17782  
  Other sectors 13443 13625 13816 14553 14242 13906 13542 12954 12159 11602 11564 11379 11946 11863 13424 13422  
  Short-term 702 702 708 710 706 706 354 308 727 434 434 214 331 384 559 664  
  Long-term 12741 12923 13108 13843 13537 13200 13188 12646 11433 11168 11130 11165 11615 11479 12865 12758  
  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 3361 2849 3131 2782 3043 3099 2538 2114 2670 2386 2893 2635 2989 2665 3798 2566  
  Other sectors 3361 2849 3131 2782 3043 3099 2538 2114 2670 2386 2893 2635 2989 2665 3798 2566  
  Short-term 2660 2147 2451 2098 2356 2423 2370 1967 2512 2286 2726 2476 2831 2486 3629 2367  
  Long-term 701 702 680 684 687 676 168 148 158 101 167 159 159 179 169 199  
  Other accounts payable 936 897 901 923 1061 1108 975 952 1044 1021 997 1007 1015 974 855 846  
  Deposit-taking corporations, except central bank 936 897 901 923 1061 1108 975 952 1044 1021 997 1007 1015 974 855 846  
  Special drawing rights  (Net incurrence of liabilities) 1159 1176 1177 1165   1179 1170 1172 1121   1140 1165 1183 1190   1222 1177 1175 1162  
                                           
  Note: Details may not add up to total due to rounding.  
  p Preliminary  
  r Revised  
  . Rounds off to zero