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829. Purchases and Sales by U.S. Investors of Foreign Bonds and Stocks, and by Selected Country, 1999

[In billions of dollars (3.1 represents $3,100,000,000). Covers transactions in all types of long-term foreign securities by foreigners as reported by banks, brokers, and other entities in the United States (except nonmarketable U.S. Treasury notes, foreign series; and nonmarketable U.S. Treasury bonds and notes, foreign currency series). Data cover new issues of securities, transactions in outstanding issues, and redemptions of securities. Includes transactions executed in the United States for the account of foreigners, and transactions executed abroad for the account of reporting institutions and their domestic customers. Data by country show the country of domicile of the foreign buyers and sellers of the securities; in the case of outstanding issues, this may differ from the country of the original issuer. The term "foreigner" covers all institutions and individuals domiciled outside the United States, including U.S. citizens domiciled abroad, and the foreign branches, subsidiaries and other affiliates abroad of U.S. banks and businesses; the central governments, central banks, and other official institutions of foreign countries; and international and regional organizations. "Foreigner" also includes persons in the United States to the extent that they are known by reporting institutions to be acting on behalf of foreigners. Minus sign (-) indicates net sales by U.S. investors or a net inflow of capital into the United States]

 
NET PURCHASES TOTAL TRANSACTIONS1 BONDS STOCKS
YEAR AND COUNTRY
Total Bonds Stocks Total Bonds Stocks Purchases Sales Purchases Sales
 
1980   3.1 1.0 2.1 53 35 18 18 17 10 8
1983   7.0 3.2 3.8 106 76 30 40 36 17 13
1984   5.0 3.9 1.1 147 116 31 60 56 16 15
1985   7.9 4.0 3.9 212 166 46 85 81 25 21
1986   5.5 3.7 1.9 438 338 100 171 167 51 49
1987 6.9 7.9 -1.1 596 406 190 207 199 94 95
1988 12.0 10.2 1.9 595 443 151 226 219 77 75
1989 18.6 5.5 13.1 708 475 233 240 235 123 110
1990 31.2 21.9 9.2 907 652 255 337 315 132 123
1991 46.8 14.8 32.0 949 675 273 345 330 153 121
1992 47.9 15.6 32.3 1,375 1,043 332 529 514 182 150
1993 143.1 80.4 62.7 2,126 1,572 554 826 746 308 245
1994 57.3 9.2 48.1 2,526 1,706 820 858 848 434 386
1995 98.7 48.4 50.3 2,569 1,827 741 938 890 396 346
1996 110.6 51.4 59.3 3,239 2,279 960 1,165 1,114 510 450
1997 89.1 48.1 40.9 4,505 2,952 1,553 1,500 1,452 797 756
1998 11.1 17.3 -6.2 4,527 2,674 1,853 1,346 1,328 923 930
 
  1999, total 2 -10.0 5.7 -15.6 3,941 1,602 2,339 804 798 1,162 1,177
United Kingdom   -39.8 -1.3 -38.5 1,751 845 907 422 423 434 473
Japan   43.6 -2.5 46.1 406 50 356 24 26 201 155
Canada   1.0 0.1 0.9 253 155 98 78 78 49 48
Bermuda 1.0 1.2 -0.2 181 135 46 68 67 23 23
British West Indies 1.4 0.1 1.3 169 52 117 26 26 59 58
Germany 2.2 4.7 -2.4 113 22 91 13 9 44 47
Hong Kong -4.2 -1.5 -2.8 98 11 87 5 6 42 45
Netherlands Antilles -4.2 -0.2 -4.0 94 24 70 12 12 33 37
France   -1.0 0.4 -1.4 73 18 55 9 9 27 28
Switzerland -4.2 -0.7 -3.5 72 8 64 4 4 30 34
Netherlands -2.1 1.4 -3.5 69 15 54 8 7 25 29
Brazil 2.0 1.1 0.8 65 37 28 19 18 14 14
Australia 1.7 2.0 -0.2 62 23 39 13 11 19 20
Bahamas, The 0.3 1.3 -1.0 52 19 32 10 9 16 17
Italy -5.5 -0.5 -5.1 48 6 42 3 3 19 24
Singapore -0.5 -0.3 -0.1 48 16 32 8 8 16 16
Ireland 0.2 -1.2 1.4 41 23 18 11 12 10 8
Mexico 3.8 2.2 1.6 32 16 16 9 7 9 7
Argentina -0.6 -0.3 -0.3 30 24 6 12 12 3 3



1 Total purchases plus total sales.
2 Includes other countries, not shown separately.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Treasury, Treasury Bulletin, quarterly.

http://www.fms.treas.gov/index.html



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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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