Canada Foreign Stock Investment  1988-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Foreign investors bought CAD 11.55 billion of Canadian securities in June of 2018, following an upwardly revised CAD 3.01 billion in May and well above market consensus of CAD 4.91 billion. Foreign investors targeted mainly the bond market, acquiring CAD 11.7 billion bonds in June and recording the highest investment since November last year. The investment activity was driven by purchases of corporate bonds, as new issues of Canadian private corporate bonds were placed in foreign markets. In contrast, non-resident investors reduced their holdings of Canadian money market instruments for the third consecutive month and by CAD 1.7 billion. For the first half of the year, foreign purchases of Canadian securities totalled CAD 43.7 billion, compared with CAD 98.2 billion for the same period in 2017. Meantime, Canadian investors acquired CAD 11.29 billion worth of securities, the largest investment since January, purchasing namely bonds and shares. Foreign Stock Investment in Canada averaged 4456.81 CAD Million from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 38783 CAD Million in February of 2017 and a record low of -24129 CAD Million in October of 2007.

Canada Foreign Stock Investment
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-06-15 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$9.13B C$6.4B C$5.49B C$ 14.6B
2018-07-16 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$2.18B C$9.09B C$7.03B C$ 12.9B
2018-08-17 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$11.55B C$3.01B C$4.91B C$ 11.8B
2018-09-17 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$11.55B C$ 11.6B
2018-10-16 12:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$ 11B
2018-11-16 01:30 PM Foreign Securities Purchases C$ 11.3B

Canada Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 1.50 1.25 16.00 0.25 percent [+]
Interbank Rate 1.95 1.95 8.95 0.43 percent [+]
Money Supply M0 90890.00 90538.00 90890.00 2214.00 CAD Million [+]
Money Supply M1 981699.00 975476.00 981699.00 30706.00 CAD Million [+]
Money Supply M2 1607547.00 1597414.00 1607547.00 25523.00 CAD Million [+]
Money Supply M3 2329151.00 2317123.00 2377425.00 37982.00 CAD Million [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 5603434.00 5473083.00 5603434.00 10516.00 CAD Million [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 111556.00 110853.00 111556.00 2226.00 CAD Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 81817.00 81765.00 86805.00 1678.00 USD Million [+]
Loans to Private Sector 401763.00 400366.00 401763.00 10904.00 CAD Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 0.10 0.10 15.96 0.05 percent [+]
Foreign Stock Investment 11545.00 3007.00 38783.00 -24129.00 CAD Million [+]
Private Debt to GDP 267.03 264.66 267.03 175.61 percent [+]

Canada Foreign Stock Investment

Foreign investment in Canadian securities includes debt securities, bonds and equity and investment fund shares. Transactions are recorded on a net basis. This page provides the latest reported value for - Canada Foreign Stock Investment - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Canada Foreign Stock Investment - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
11545.00 3007.00 38783.00 -24129.00 1988 - 2018 CAD Million Monthly

foreign stock investment by Country
Country Last
Canada 11545.00 Jun/18
Japan -107.10 Aug/18
South Korea 7782.51 Mar/18
Turkey 29363.00 Aug/18