Table 1 
Canada's international transactions in securities  

Canada's international transactions in securities
  May
2018
June
2018
July
2018
January to July 2017 January to July 2018
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars
Foreign investment in Canadian securities 3,305 10,300 12,651 123,272 55,397
Debt securities 6,243 8,897 10,683 74,699 46,898
Money market instruments -2,305 -1,650 -379 -4,765 9,134
Governments -593 382 -1,092 -6,969 -1,432
Federal government 326 -308 -1,053 132 -3,011
Other governments -919 691 -39 -7,102 1,581
Corporations -1,712 -2,033 713 2,202 10,566
Government business enterprises 982 -2,243 -1,732 -1,155 2,280
Private corporations -2,694 210 2,445 3,357 8,284
Bonds 8,549 10,547 11,062 79,464 37,765
Governments -34 -1,703 6,731 23,876 -22,647
Federal government -228 -72 5,219 95 -28,714
Other governments 194 -1,631 1,512 23,780 6,068
Corporations 8,583 12,250 4,331 55,587 60,411
Government business enterprises 3,856 -3,794 572 11,242 6,650
Private corporations 4,727 16,044 3,759 44,345 53,762
Equity and investment fund shares -2,938 1,403 1,969 48,572 8,498
Shares -1,484 1,472 2,040 48,900 9,248
Investment fund shares -1,455 -68 -71 -329 -748
Canadian investment in foreign securities 5,396 11,245 13,127 37,187 48,495
Debt securities 9,224 7,284 13,923 6,472 46,334
Money market instruments 770 -842 1,423 3,547 1,401
Bonds 8,454 8,126 12,500 2,924 44,934
Equity and investment fund shares -3,828 3,961 -796 30,717 2,161
Note(s):
In this table, a positive value denotes an increase in investment and a negative value denotes a decrease in investment. Transactions are recorded on a net basis. Figures may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
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