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G. International Transaction in Securities (Monthly; Based on reports from designated major investors) (10 April 2017)

(in 100 millions of yen)

Portfolio Investment Assets

2016
Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug
  Equity and investment fund shares Acquisition 40,962 32,490 42,018 38,047 38,065 39,899
Disposition 35,110 42,772 38,978 32,968 28,903 29,949
Net 5,852 -10,282 3,040 5,078 9,162 9,949
Long-term debt securities Acquisition 329,434 303,378 281,850 315,478 326,384 315,694
Disposition 277,337 297,175 266,664 296,026 271,891 292,831
Net 52,098 6,204 15,186 19,452 54,494 22,863
Subtotal Net (A) 57,949 -4,078 18,226 24,530 63,656 32,813
Short-term debt securities Acquisition 22,077 19,851 22,852 23,777 15,607 12,576
Disposition 25,368 21,778 20,395 26,586 16,245 15,710
Net -3,291 -1,927 2,457 -2,809 -638 -3,134
Total (C) 54,658 -6,006 20,683 21,722 63,018 29,679

Portfolio Investment Liabilities

  Equity and investment fund shares Acquisition 434,805 430,762 362,337 422,913 397,397 373,118
Disposition 454,974 419,743 365,630 427,254 399,642 378,403
Net -20,169 11,019 -3,293 -4,342 -2,244 -5,285
Long-term debt securities Acquisition 97,631 87,664 52,452 84,125 71,428 75,882
Disposition 114,188 59,901 41,772 94,098 60,010 64,603
Net -16,557 27,764 10,680 -9,973 11,419 11,279
Subtotal Net (B) -36,726 38,783 7,387 -14,315 9,174 5,994
Short-term debt securities Acquisition 206,352 159,974 163,492 199,420 150,834 165,972
Disposition 205,146 153,803 209,391 190,546 127,125 202,264
Net 1,206 6,172 -45,899 8,875 23,709 -36,291
Total (D) -35,519 44,955 -38,512 -5,440 32,883 -30,298
Subtotal Net (A) − (B) 94,675 -42,861 10,839 38,845 54,481 26,819
Total Net (C) − (D) 90,177 -50,960 59,195 27,161 30,135 59,976

(in 100 millions of yen)

Portfolio Investment Assets

2016 2017
Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar
  Equity and investment fund shares Acquisition 35,316 34,911 49,524 39,069 34,306 42,173 49,743
Disposition 32,977 30,587 36,731 41,802 29,112 38,035 56,650
Net 2,339 4,324 12,793 -2,733 5,195 4,138 -6,907
Long-term debt securities Acquisition 303,719 294,837 338,878 245,875 268,282 268,237 347,180
Disposition 299,261 281,378 338,039 264,446 284,491 278,909 346,789
Net 4,457 13,459 839 -18,571 -16,210 -10,673 390
Subtotal Net (A) 6,797 17,782 13,632 -21,304 -11,015 -6,535 -6,517
Short-term debt securities Acquisition 20,289 15,288 10,329 9,067 12,867 16,822 41,444
Disposition 19,168 17,453 11,076 10,415 11,941 16,675 40,398
Net 1,121 -2,166 -747 -1,348 926 147 1,046
Total (C) 7,917 15,617 12,885 -22,652 -10,089 -6,388 -5,471

Portfolio Investment Liabilities

  Equity and investment fund shares Acquisition 339,977 333,311 448,023 444,667 373,269 385,627 421,281
Disposition 353,417 325,484 435,920 438,770 374,460 387,948 438,153
Net -13,440 7,826 12,103 5,896 -1,192 -2,321 -16,872
Long-term debt securities Acquisition 103,289 59,870 69,878 80,169 78,844 68,691 75,967
Disposition 110,528 62,949 73,321 81,401 62,003 64,335 89,995
Net -7,239 -3,079 -3,443 -1,232 16,841 4,357 -14,028
Subtotal Net (B) -20,679 4,748 8,660 4,664 15,649 2,035 -30,900
Short-term debt securities Acquisition 207,930 151,559 180,394 189,113 164,044 169,562 175,234
Disposition 185,550 168,361 154,186 168,794 139,503 165,383 192,936
Net 22,380 -16,802 26,207 20,319 24,541 4,179 -17,702
Total (D) 1,700 -12,055 34,868 24,984 40,191 6,215 -48,602
Subtotal Net (A) − (B) 27,476 13,035 4,972 -25,968 -26,664 -8,570 24,384
Total Net (C) − (D) 6,217 27,671 -21,982 -47,636 -50,279 -12,602 43,132
(Notes)
  • 1. Transactions related to investment funds will be recorded under the new items "Equity and investment fund shares" starting from January 2014.

  • 2. Totals may not add due to rounding.

  • 3. International Transactions in Securities show net aquisition with a plus sign(+) and net disposition with a minus sign(-).

  • 4. "Designated Major Investors" indicate banks, financial instruments firms, insurance companies, investment trust management companies and asset management companies, etc. that were designated by the Minister of Finance in accordance with Article 21 of the Ministerial Ordinance Concerning Report on Foreign Exchange transactions, etc.

Source : International Bureau (https://www.mof.go.jp/english/international_policy/reference/itn_transactions_in_securities/index.htm)


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