International investment position - quarterly data [teibp041]

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The Balance of Payments is the statistical statement that systematically summarises transactions between residents and non-residents. It consists of the goods and services account, the primary income account, the secondary income account, the capital account and the financial account (BPM6 – 2.12). The international investment position (IIP) is a statistical statement that shows, at a specific point in time, the value and composition of: a) financial assets of residents of an economy that are claims on non-residents and gold bullion held as reserve assets , and b) liabilities of residents of an economy to non-residents. The difference between an economy's external financial assets and liabilities is the economy's net IIP, which may be positive or negative (BPM6 – 7.1). As with the financial account, financial assets and liabilities can be grouped into five functional categories: a) direct investment, b) portfolio investment, c) financial derivatives and employee stock options, d) other investment and e) reserve assets. (BPM6 – 7.12). The data presented are the "Net positions at the end of the period" and the partner is the "rest of world". Source of euro area data: European Central Bank (ECB).

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January 20, 2021
Frequency [FREQ]
Currency [currency]
Geopolitical entity (partner) [partner]
Sector (ESA 2010) [sector10]
Sector (ESA 2010) [sectpart]
Stock or flow [stk_flow]
BOP_item [bop_item]
Geopolitical entity (reporting) [geo]

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Dimensions codes and labels
[FREQ] Frequency
  • [Q] Quarterly
[currency] Currency
  • [MIO_EUR] Million euro
[partner] Geopolitical entity (partner)
  • [WRL_REST] Rest of the world
[sector10] Sector (ESA 2010)
  • [S1] Total economy
[sectpart] Sector (ESA 2010)
  • [S1] Total economy
[stk_flow] Stock or flow
  • [N_LE] Net positions at the end of period
[bop_item] BOP_item
  • [FA] Financial account
  • [FA__D__F] Financial account; Direct Investment
  • [FA__O__F] Financial account; Other Investment
  • [FA__P__F] Financial account; Portfolio Investment
  • [FA__R__F] Financial account; Reserve assets
[geo] Geopolitical entity (reporting)
  • [AL] Albania
  • [AT] Austria
  • [BE] Belgium
  • [BA] Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • [BG] Bulgaria
  • [HR] Croatia
  • [CY] Cyprus
  • [CZ] Czechia
  • [DK] Denmark
  • [EE] Estonia
  • [EA19] Euro area - 19 countries (from 2015)
  • [EU27_2020] European Union - 27 countries (from 2020)
  • [FI] Finland
  • [FR] France
  • [DE] Germany (until 1990 former territory of the FRG)
  • [EL] Greece
  • [HU] Hungary
  • [IS] Iceland
  • [IE] Ireland
  • [IT] Italy
  • [XK] Kosovo (under United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244/99)
  • [LV] Latvia
  • [LT] Lithuania
  • [LU] Luxembourg
  • [MT] Malta
  • [ME] Montenegro
  • [NL] Netherlands
  • [MK] North Macedonia
  • [NO] Norway
  • [PL] Poland
  • [PT] Portugal
  • [RO] Romania
  • [RS] Serbia
  • [SK] Slovakia
  • [SI] Slovenia
  • [ES] Spain
  • [SE] Sweden
  • [CH] Switzerland
  • [TR] Turkey
  • [UK] United Kingdom
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