8 PORTFOLIO INVESTMENT                                                      
for periods indicated                                                      
in million U.S. dollars                                                      
  2018    Q1 Q2 Q3   Q4   Growth (%)   Jan-Dec   Growth (%)  
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec     2017 r 2018    2018    2017 r 2018    2018   
         
Portfolio Investment 1094 1245 -726 77 1346 -402 91 -130 -460 1293 -2005 -563   1612 1021 -500   -1000 -1275 -27.6   2454 858 -65.0  
         
Net Acquisition of Financial Assets 857 1431 -806 343 789 -689 493 507 46 149 476 627   1482 443 1046   150 1252 736.6   1658 4224 154.8  
         
Equity and investment fund shares 34 -75 -20 -30 -16 -19 -1 21 14 -20 -24 -5   -61 -65 35   137 -49 -135.8   743 -141 -119.0  
         
Central Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Deposit-taking corporations, except         
the central bank 23 -57 -1 -8 1 . . . -1 . . .   -34 -7 .   -5 -1 88.5   -9 -42 -364.9  
Other sectors 11 -19 -19 -22 -17 -19 -1 21 14 -20 -24 -5   -27 -58 35   142 -49 -134.1   752 -98 -113.1  
         
Debt Securities 823 1506 -785 373 805 -670 494 485 33 169 500 632   1544 508 1012   13 1302 10300.5   915 4365 377.2  
         
Central bank -5 6 -5 -2 -2 -7 5 . . -1 1 4   -4 -11 5   12 4 -64.2   32 -5 -116.1  
Deposit-taking corporations, except         
the central bank 728 1475 -911 148 689 -660 154 74 -229 371 534 818   1292 176 -1   -244 1723 806.1   445 3190 616.9  
Short-term 743 1119 -557 101 10 -782 221 -190 -347 325 325 207   1305 -671 -316   -279 856 407.2   -75 1174 1661.5  
Long-term -15 356 -354 46 679 122 -67 264 118 46 210 611   -13 847 315   35 866 2388.5   520 2016 287.5  
Other sectors 100 25 131 227 119 -3 336 411 261 -201 -35 -189   255 343 1008   245 -425 -273.8   437 1181 169.9  
Short-term 18 124 28 99 13 63 120 102 79 -120 -25 -54   170 175 301   141 -199 -241.4   207 446 115.9  
Long-term 82 -99 103 128 106 -66 216 310 182 -81 -10 -135   86 168 707   104 -226 -317.7   231 735 218.2  
         
Net Incurrence of Liabilities -236 186 -79 266 -557 -287 402 637 507 -1144 2481 1191   -130 -578 1546   1149 2528 119.9   -796 3366 522.7  
         
Equity and investment fund shares 50 -305 -246 -171 -186 -248 -51 -99 -206 -213 694 -51   -501 -605 -355   7 430 5786.4   496 -1031 -308.0  
         
Deposit-taking corporations, except        
the central bank -7 -69 -84 -43 -54 -68 -37 -46 -87 -53 45 16   -160 -165 -170   25 8 -68.7   . -487 -143055.3  
Placements 444 220 205 200 205 241 260 147 171 172 398 240   869 645 578   774 810 4.6   3249 2902 -10.7  
Withdrawals 451 290 289 242 259 308 297 192 258 226 353 224   1030 810 748   749 802 7.1   3249 3389 4.3  
Other sectors 57 -235 -163 -128 -132 -180 -13 -53 -119 -159 648 -67   -341 -440 -185   -18 422 2478.5   495 -544 -209.8  
Placements 1290 985 1262 1097 1196 961 814 997 822 855 1986 1176   3537 3254 2633   3731 4017 7.7   15573 13441 -13.7  
Withdrawals 1233 1220 1424 1226 1328 1141 828 1050 941 1015 1337 1243   3878 3694 2818   3748 3595 -4.1   15078 13985 -7.2  
         
Debt Securities -286 491 167 437 -371 -39 453 736 713 -931 1787 1242   372 27 1902   1142 2098 83.7   -1292 4398 440.4  
         
Central bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -183 182 3   0 0 -1   0 2 --   -15 1 108.6  
Short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Long-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -183 182 3   0 0 -1   0 2 --   -15 1 108.6  
Deposit-taking corporations, except        
the central bank 29 117 234 417 -8 10 -43 -23 816 -44 -39 25   380 419 750   -11 -58 -434.2   214 1491 597.7  
Short-term 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 --   0 0 --  
Long-term 29 117 234 417 -8 10 -43 -23 816 -44 -39 25   380 419 750   -11 -58 -434.2   214 1491 597.7  
General government -523 315 -127 232 -324 -42 489 1034 -91 -651 1681 1120   -335 -135 1431   2248 2150 -4.4   -299 3111 1141.0  
Short-term -18 19 -6 -5 1 353 8 -67 104 -5 -49 -16   -4 349 45   23 -70 -409.0   -2702 319 111.8  
Long-term -505 296 -121 237 -326 -395 480 1101 -195 -646 1729 1136   -330 -484 1386   2225 2220 -0.2   2403 2792 16.2  
Other sectors 208 59 59 -211 -39 -7 8 -274 -12 -53 -37 93   327 -257 -278   -1095 3 100.3   -1192 -206 82.7  
Short-term 0 0 0 . 0 0 11 8 0 0 0 52   0 . 19   1 52 4617.9   70 71 1.3  
Long-term 208 59 59 -211 -39 -7 -3 -282 -12 -53 -37 41   327 -257 -297   -1096 -49   95.5   -1262 -277   78.1  
Details may not add up to total due to rounding.
p Preliminary
r Revised to reflect data updates from results of Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey and post-audit adjustments
. Rounds off to zero
-- Infinite growth rate