9 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES (OTHER THAN RESERVES) AND EMPLOYEE STOCK OPTIONS                            
for periods indicated                                      
in million U.S. dollars                                      
  2018 p   Q1   Q2   Growth (%)   Jan-Jun   Growth (%)  
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun     2017 p 2018  p   2018  p   2017 p 2018  p   2018  p  
                                       
Financial derivatives (other than reserves) and  
employee stock options -33 -38 2 12 -5 9 -69 -6 16 379.8 -137 -53 61.6  
   
Central bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 --  
Deposit-taking corporations,   
except the central bank -33 -38 2 12 -5 9 -69 -8 16 304.7 -154 -53 65.7  
General government 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 --  
Other sectors . . . . . 0 . 2 . -103.5 17 . -99.1  
   
Net Acquisition of Financial Assets -101 -64 -27 -21 -38 -20 -192 -90 -79 12.6 -376 -271 28.1  
   
Central bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 --  
Deposit-taking corporations,   
except the central bank -101 -64 -27 -20 -38 -20 -191 -77 -79 -2.1 -346 -270 22.1  
General government 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 --  
Other sectors -1 0 0 . 0 0 -1 -13 . 97.2 -30 -1 96.9  
   
Net Incurrence of Liabilities -68 -26 -29 -32 -33 -29 -123 -85 -95 -12.3 -239 -218 8.9  
   
Central bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 --  
Deposit-taking corporations,   
except the central bank -67 -26 -29 -32 -33 -29 -122 -69 -95 -37.0 -192 -217 -12.8  
General government 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 --  
Other sectors -1 . . . . 0   -1   -15 .   98.1   -47 -1   97.7  
Note: Data on employee stock options are not available  
Details may not add up to total due to rounding.  
p Preliminary  
. Rounds off to zero  
-- Infinite growth rate