7 DIRECT INVESTMENT                                              
for periods indicated                                              
in million U.S. dollars                                              
  2021 p   Q1 Q2   Q3   Growth (%)   Jan-Sep   Growth (%)  
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep     2020 p 2021  p   2021  p   2020 p 2021  p   2021  p  
                                               
Direct Investment -846 -476 -724 -931 -26 -626 -1,141 -631 -405   -2,046 -1,583   -941 -2,177 -131.4   -2,746 -5,806 -111.4  
         
Net Acquisition of Financial Assets 136 142 84 -271 421 339 139 235 255   363 489   1,073 630 -41.3   2,322 1,482 -36.2  
         
Equity and investment fund shares 9 21 17 -104 143 26 32 120 30   47 64   19 182 858.9   191 293 53.2  
         
Equity other than reinvestment of earnings 6 16 12 -109 113 20 25 95 26   34 24   -5 147 2,860.9   104 204 95.1  
Direct investor in direct investment         
enterprises  6 16 12 -109 113 20 25 95 26   34 24   -5 147 2,860.9   104 204 95.1  
Placements 12 19 22 19 119 24 27 99 32   53 162   51 158 211.6   187 373 99.8  
Withdrawals 6 3 10 128 6 4 2 4 6   19 139   56 12 -79.0   82 170 105.7  
         
Reinvestment of earnings 3 5 5 5 30 6 6 25 4   13 40   24 35 46.0   87 89 2.7  
         
Debt instruments 127 122 68 -167 279 313 108 115 225   316 425   1,054 448 -57.5   2,131 1,189 -44.2  
         
Direct investor in direct investment         
enterprises  7 7 -1 8 178 . -7 -1 10   13 186   9 2 -76.3   20 201 911.9  
Direct investment enterprises in         
   direct investor 120 115 69 -174 101 313 115 116 215   303 239   1,045 445 -57.4   2,111 988 -53.2  
         
Net Incurrence of Liabilities 982 618 809 659 448 965 1,281 866 660   2,409 2,073   2,014 2,806 39.3   5,068 7,288 43.8  
         
Equity and investment fund shares 434 95 428 173 166 203 192 176 121   957 541   551 489 -11.2   2,101 1,988 -5.4  
         
Equity other than reinvestment of earnings 360 23 349 90 61 93 36 77 32   732 245   265 145 -45.1   1,331 1,122 -15.7  
Direct investor in direct investment         
enterprises  360 23 349 90 61 93 36 77 32   732 245   265 145 -45.1   1,331 1,122 -15.7  
Placements 370 92 377 110 83 119 94 126 88   840 311   321 309 -3.7   1,589 1,460 -8.1  
Withdrawals 10 69 28 20 21 26 57 50 56   107 67   56 163 192.3   258 337 30.7  
         
Reinvestment of earnings 74 72 79 82 104 110 155 99 89   225 297   286 344 20.2   770 865 12.3  
         
Debt instruments 548 523 381 487 282 762 1,089 690 538   1,451 1,531   1,463 2,317 58.4   2,967 5,300 78.6  
         
Direct investor in direct investment         
enterprises  543 503 313 532 111 728 1,079 674 519   1,359 1,371   1,227 2,272 85.2   2,825 5,002 77.1  
Direct investment enterprises in         
direct investor 5 20 67 -45 171 34 10 16 19   92 160   237 45   -80.8   143 298   108.8  
Details may not add up to total due to rounding.                                            
p Preliminary
. Rounds off to zero