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Table 4: International investment position of the euro area - geographical breakdown

(As a percentage of the total, unless otherwise indicated; positions during the period; non-working day and non-seasonally adjusted)

Q4 2015

Total EUR bn EU Member States outside the euro area Brazil Canada China Hong Kong India Japan Switzerland United States Offshore financ. centres International org. Other countries
Total UK Other EU countries EU inst.
Financial account                                
Direct investment                                
Assets 9695 26.6 20.2 6.4 0.0 4.2 2.8 1.8 0.7 0.5 1.1 9.1 28.1 9.2 0.0 15.8
Equity 6611 26.3 19.6 6.7 0.0 4.2 3.0 2.1 0.9 0.5 1.1 8.9 28.5 10.2 0.0 14.2
Debt instruments 3084 27.2 21.4 5.8 0.0 4.1 2.4 1.2 0.5 0.3 1.1 9.6 27.2 7.1 0.0 19.3
Liabilities 7521 21.2 17.0 4.1 0.0 1.8 3.0 0.5 1.5 0.1 3.3 8.9 30.7 20.2 0.0 8.7
Equity 4836 23.0 18.8 4.2 0.0 2.2 3.8 0.4 1.1 0.1 4.4 7.0 30.4 18.9 0.0 8.7
Debt instruments 2685 17.9 13.8 4.1 0.0 1.0 1.6 0.7 2.4 0.1 1.4 12.2 31.4 22.6 0.0 8.7
Portfolio investment                                
Assets 7169 29.6 16.1 10.0 3.5 0.9 2.7 1.0 0.9 0.8 5.2 3.1 35.3 6.7 0.7 13.1
Equity and investment fund shares 3044 19.5 13.8 5.7 0.0 0.9 1.6 2.1 1.7 1.7 7.5 6.5 38.0 9.7 0.0 10.8
Debt securities 4125 37.1 17.9 13.2 6.1 0.9 3.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 3.5 0.7 33.3 4.5 1.2 14.8
Short-term 633 30.4 16.7 13.6 0.2 0.0 4.9 0.6 0.3 0.0 14.4 1.2 37.6 2.5 0.2 7.8
Long-term 3492 38.4 18.1 13.1 7.1 1.1 3.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 1.5 0.6 32.5 4.8 1.4 16.0
Liabilities 10158 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Equity and investment fund shares 5180 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Debt securities 4977 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Short-term 378 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Long-term 4600 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Financial derivatives -43 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Other investment                                
Assets 4635 40.6 33.7 6.3 0.6 1.0 0.8 1.3 1.8 0.5 3.4 6.6 17.5 12.3 0.9 13.4
of which: currency and deposits 2480 46.5 41.4 4.9 0.2 0.5 0.6 1.0 2.6 0.3 3.5 7.2 16.4 13.5 0.2 7.6
Liabilities 4841 47.6 33.9 8.0 5.7 0.5 0.6 1.6 1.6 1.2 2.8 5.1 13.9 10.4 2.5 12.1
of which: currency and deposits 2866 49.4 34.3 11.4 3.7 0.2 0.6 1.5 2.2 0.1 2.5 5.8 11.7 13.1 1.8 11.0
Source: ECB.

Table 4: International investment position of the euro area - geographical breakdown

(As a percentage of the total, unless otherwise indicated; positions during the period; non-working day and non-seasonally adjusted)

Q4 2015

Total EUR bn EU Member States outside the euro area Brazil Canada China Hong Kong India Japan Switzerland United States Offshore financ. centres International org. Other countries
Total UK Other EU countries EU inst.
Financial account                                
Direct investment                                
Assets 9695 26.6 20.2 6.4 0.0 4.2 2.8 1.8 0.7 0.5 1.1 9.1 28.1 9.2 0.0 15.8
Equity 6611 26.3 19.6 6.7 0.0 4.2 3.0 2.1 0.9 0.5 1.1 8.9 28.5 10.2 0.0 14.2
Debt instruments 3084 27.2 21.4 5.8 0.0 4.1 2.4 1.2 0.5 0.3 1.1 9.6 27.2 7.1 0.0 19.3
Liabilities 7521 21.2 17.0 4.1 0.0 1.8 3.0 0.5 1.5 0.1 3.3 8.9 30.7 20.2 0.0 8.7
Equity 4836 23.0 18.8 4.2 0.0 2.2 3.8 0.4 1.1 0.1 4.4 7.0 30.4 18.9 0.0 8.7
Debt instruments 2685 17.9 13.8 4.1 0.0 1.0 1.6 0.7 2.4 0.1 1.4 12.2 31.4 22.6 0.0 8.7
Portfolio investment                                
Assets 7169 29.6 16.1 10.0 3.5 0.9 2.7 1.0 0.9 0.8 5.2 3.1 35.3 6.7 0.7 13.1
Equity and investment fund shares 3044 19.5 13.8 5.7 0.0 0.9 1.6 2.1 1.7 1.7 7.5 6.5 38.0 9.7 0.0 10.8
Debt securities 4125 37.1 17.9 13.2 6.1 0.9 3.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 3.5 0.7 33.3 4.5 1.2 14.8
Short-term 633 30.4 16.7 13.6 0.2 0.0 4.9 0.6 0.3 0.0 14.4 1.2 37.6 2.5 0.2 7.8
Long-term 3492 38.4 18.1 13.1 7.1 1.1 3.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 1.5 0.6 32.5 4.8 1.4 16.0
Liabilities 10158 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Equity and investment fund shares 5180 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Debt securities 4977 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Short-term 378 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Long-term 4600 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Financial derivatives -43 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Other investment                                
Assets 4635 40.6 33.7 6.3 0.6 1.0 0.8 1.3 1.8 0.5 3.4 6.6 17.5 12.3 0.9 13.4
of which: currency and deposits 2480 46.5 41.4 4.9 0.2 0.5 0.6 1.0 2.6 0.3 3.5 7.2 16.4 13.5 0.2 7.6
Liabilities 4841 47.6 33.9 8.0 5.7 0.5 0.6 1.6 1.6 1.2 2.8 5.1 13.9 10.4 2.5 12.1
of which: currency and deposits 2866 49.4 34.3 11.4 3.7 0.2 0.6 1.5 2.2 0.1 2.5 5.8 11.7 13.1 1.8 11.0
Source: ECB.