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Canadian investment in foreign securities

billions of dollars -20 -15 -10 -5 0 5 10 15 20 25 Mar. 2015 2016 2017 2018 Mar. 2019 Foreign debt securitiesForeign debt securities Foreign equities and investment fund sharesForeign equities and investment fund shares
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Canadian investment in foreign securities, billions of dollars
  Foreign debt securities Foreign equities and investment fund shares
March 2015 -6.682 4.215
April 2015 5.127 5.427
May 2015 1.657 4.377
June 2015 3.813 4.770
July 2015 3.999 -4.372
August 2015 2.907 5.807
September 2015 -5.108 -1.121
October 2015 6.649 -3.457
November 2015 8.395 7.922
December 2015 7.819 9.609
January 2016 -2.320 -13.139
February 2016 5.574 -1.360
March 2016 1.950 0.521
April 2016 3.423 1.215
May 2016 -0.090 5.111
June 2016 -2.445 5.808
July 2016 2.989 1.601
August 2016 -1.669 3.269
September 2016 -5.070 6.843
October 2016 0.433 1.627
November 2016 -4.812 -3.165
December 2016 -5.085 11.674
January 2017 4.933 4.468
February 2017 1.491 5.620
March 2017 -0.815 16.182
April 2017 -4.090 -5.818
May 2017 5.785 -1.554
June 2017 -1.923 15.374
July 2017 1.089 -3.555
August 2017 4.843 7.223
September 2017 0.686 1.062
October 2017 2.242 14.038
November 2017 -0.385 -4.230
December 2017 2.172 19.818
January 2018 0.632 14.401
February 2018 0.890 3.648
March 2018 7.558 -10.815
April 2018 3.169 -4.929
May 2018 8.496 -3.899
June 2018 6.420 3.861
July 2018 12.555 -1.078
August 2018 2.159 -3.845
September 2018 3.910 5.084
October 2018 5.308 9.064
November 2018 0.347 -4.977
December 2018 -1.068 0.642
January 2019 2.388 -10.830
February 2019 5.912 0.062
March 2019 3.480 -1.940
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