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International Investment Position of Japan (End of 2015)

International Investment Position of Japan
End of 2015

(¥ billion)

International Investment Position of Japan(End of 2015)
AssetsLiabilities
1. Direct investment 151,6151. Direct investment 24,384
Equity other than reinvestment of earnings 103,594Equity other than reinvestment of earnings 15,465
Reinvestment of earnings 34,564Reinvestment of earnings 5,793
Debt instruments 13,457Debt instruments 3,127
2. Portfolio investment 423,1592. Portfolio investment 320,550
Equity and investment fund shares 153,643Equity and investment fund shares 186,919
Equity securities other than investment fund shares 68,051Equity securities other than investment fund shares 185,389
Central bank 16
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
355Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
14,799
General government 9
Other financial corporations 64,266Other financial corporations 8,480
Others 3,405Others 162,110
Investment fund shares or units 85,592Investment fund shares or units 1,530
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
15,160
General government 3
Other financial corporations 65,124Other financial corporations 1,530
Others 5,305Others
Debt securities 269,516Debt securities 133,631
Long-term 264,307Long-term 72,623
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
101,980Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
8,247
General government 614General government 58,179
Other financial corporations 143,286Other financial corporations 2,366
Others 18,427Others 3,831
Short-term 5,209Short-term 61,008
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
3,365Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
143
General government 2General government 60,616
Other financial corporations 1,095Other financial corporations 0
Others 747Others 249

3. Financial derivatives (other than reserves)

44,969

3. Financial derivatives (other than reserves)

45,553
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
8,709Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
10,305
General government 16General government 158
Other financial corporations 36,243Other financial corporations 35,056
Others 0Others 34
4. Other investment 180,4334. Other investment 218,979
Other equity 8,042Other equity 857
Currency and deposits 15,485Currency and deposits 21,597
Central bank 6,385
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
4,668Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
15,212
General government 12
Other financial corporations 7,411
Others 3,393
Loans 126,316Loans 158,218
[Long-term] 70,589[Long-term] 11,029
[Short-term] 55,728[Short-term] 147,189
Central bank
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
74,908Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
99,582
General government 22,389General government 0
Other financial corporations 28,497Other financial corporations 57,186
Others 523Others 1,450
Insurance and pension reserves 772Insurance and pension reserves 218
Other financial corporations 714Other financial corporations 218
Others 58
Trade credit and advances 7,329Trade credit and advances 3,493
[Long-term] 677[Long-term] 325
[Short-term] 6,652[Short-term] 3,167
General government 331
Other financial corporations 39Other financial corporations 13
Others 6,959Others 3,480
Other accounts receivable 22,489Other accounts payable 32,546
[Long-term] 5,921[Long-term] 785
[Short-term] 16,568[Short-term] 31,762
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
11,701Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
20,005
General government 397General government 400
Other financial corporations 8,850Other financial corporations 11,514
Others 1,541Others 628
Special drawing rights 2,050
5. Reserve assets 148,553
Monetary gold 3,147
Special drawing rights 2,174
Reserve position in the IMF 1,148
Other reserve assets 142,084
Total assets 948,729Total liabilities 609,466
Net international investment position 339,263
Central bank and general government 50,978
Sectors other than the central bank and general government 288,284
Deposit-taking corporations,
except the central bank
52,978
Other financial corporations 239,625
Others -4,318

International Investment Position of Japan
(Ends of 2014 and 2015)

(¥ billion)

International Investment Position of Japan
(Ends of 2014 and 2015)
AssetsEnd of
2014
End of
2015
Changes
from
previous
year-end
LiabilitiesEnd of
2014
End of
2015
Changes
from
previous
year-end
1. Direct investment 142,017 151,615 9,5981. Direct investment 23,748 24,384 636
Equity other than reinvestment of earnings 96,617 103,594 6,976Equity other than reinvestment of earnings 15,385 15,465 80
Reinvestment of earnings 33,140 34,564 1,424Reinvestment of earnings 5,169 5,793 624
Debt instruments 12,259 13,457 1,198Debt instruments 3,194 3,127 -67
2. Portfolio investment 409,939 423,159 13,2202. Portfolio investment 285,081 320,550 35,469
Equity and investment fund shares 143,576 153,643 10,067Equity and investment fund shares 169,144 186,919 17,776
Equity securities other than investment fund shares 64,347 68,051 3,704Equity securities other than investment fund shares 167,634 185,389 17,756
Central bank 16 16 0
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 574 355 -218Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 13,223 14,799 1,576
General government 8 9 1
Other financial corporations 59,850 64,266 4,416Other financial corporations 8,505 8,480 -25
Others 3,899 3,405 -495Others 145,905 162,110 16,204
Investment fund shares or units 79,229 85,592 6,363Investment fund shares or units 1,510 1,530 20
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 14,813 15,160 348
General government 1 3 3
Other financial corporations 58,153 65,124 6,971Other financial corporations 1,510 1,530 20
Others 6,262 5,305 -958Others
Debt securities 266,363 269,516 3,153Debt securities 115,938 133,631 17,693
Long-term 260,819 264,307 3,488Long-term 64,434 72,623 8,189
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 99,207 101,980 2,773Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 7,076 8,247 1,171
General government 718 614 -104General government 51,769 58,179 6,409
Other financial corporations 138,770 143,286 4,515Other financial corporations 2,216 2,366 150
Others 22,124 18,427 -3,697Others 3,372 3,831 459
Short-term 5,544 5,209 -336Short-term 51,504 61,008 9,504
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 3,670 3,365 -305Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 356 143 -213
General government 2 2General government 50,901 60,616 9,715
Other financial corporations 999 1,095 96Other financial corporations 19 0 -19
Others 876 747 -129Others 227 249 21

3. Financial derivatives (other than reserves)

56,288 44,969 -11,319

3. Financial derivatives (other than reserves)

59,555 45,553 -14,003
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 11,081 8,709 -2,372Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 14,620 10,305 -4,315
General government 31 16 -16General government 231 158 -73
Other financial corporations 45,175 36,243 -8,932Other financial corporations 44,694 35,056 -9,639
Others 0 0 0Others 10 34 24
4. Other investment 183,057 180,433 -2,6244. Other investment 210,586 218,979 8,392
Other equity 7,813 8,042 228Other equity 789 857 69
Currency and deposits 16,105 15,485 -620Currency and deposits 14,842 21,597 6,755
Central bank 1,145 6,385 5,239
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 5,938 4,668 -1,269Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 13,696 15,212 1,516
General government 12 12 -0
Other financial corporations 6,700 7,411 711
Others 3,455 3,393 -61
Loans 130,085 126,316 -3,769Loans 156,726 158,218 1,491
[Long-term] 66,889 70,589 3,699[Long-term] 11,153 11,029 -124
[Short-term] 63,196 55,728 -7,468[Short-term] 145,574 147,189 1,615
Central bank 3,987 -3,987
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 77,365 74,908 -2,457Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 94,843 99,582 4,739
General government 21,942 22,389 447General government 0 0 0
Other financial corporations 30,472 28,497 -1,976Other financial corporations 56,663 57,186 524
Others 305 523 217Others 1,234 1,450 216
Insurance and pension reserves 741 772 32Insurance and pension reserves 208 218 10
Other financial corporations 683 714 31Other financial corporations 208 218 10
Others 57 58 1
Trade credit and advances 7,998 7,329 -669Trade credit and advances 3,879 3,493 -386
[Long-term] 534 677 142[Long-term] 293 325 33
[Short-term] 7,463 6,652 -811[Short-term] 3,586 3,167 -419
General government 234 331 97
Other financial corporations 24 39 15Other financial corporations 5 13 8
Others 7,740 6,959 -781Others 3,874 3,480 -394
Other accounts receivable 20,315 22,489 2,174Other accounts payable 32,010 32,546 536
[Long-term] 5,306 5,921 615[Long-term] 591 785 193
[Short-term] 15,009 16,568 1,559[Short-term] 31,419 31,762 343
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 10,960 11,701 741Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 19,965 20,005 40
General government 391 397 6General government 421 400 -22
Other financial corporations 7,456 8,850 1,395Other financial corporations 10,986 11,514 527
Others 1,508 1,541 32Others 637 628 -9
Special drawing rights 2,133 2,050 -82
5. Reserve assets 151,080 148,553 -2,527
Monetary gold 3,535 3,147 -388
Special drawing rights 2,264 2,174 -90
Reserve position in the IMF 1,437 1,148 -289
Other reserve assets 143,844 142,084 -1,760
Total assets 942,381 948,729 6,348Total liabilities 578,971 609,466 30,495
Net international investment position 363,409 339,263 -24,147
Central bank and general government 70,113 50,978 -19,135
Sectors other than the central bank and general government 293,296 288,284 -5,012
Deposit-taking corporations, except the central bank 60,255 52,978 -7,277
Other financial corporations 223,923 239,625 15,702
Others 9,118 -4,318 -13,436

Figures in "Others" include figures of nonfinancial corporations, households, and nonprofit institutions serving households.