Table 1 
Canada's international transactions in securities  

Canada's international transactions in securities
  June
2019
July
2019
August
2019
January to August 2018 January to August 2019
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars
Foreign investment in Canadian securities -3,139 -1,869 4,989 66,819 35,501
Debt securities -1,947 -3,685 5,955 51,536 34,384
Money market instruments 3,322 -4,639 4,209 13,517 -278
Governments -1,724 -693 2,601 -336 -2,720
Federal government -4,195 -188 -47 -2,151 -2,969
Other governments 2,471 -506 2,648 1,817 248
Corporations 5,046 -3,946 1,608 13,850 2,442
Government business enterprises 386 -748 13 6,160 -2,499
Private corporations 4,660 -3,198 1,594 7,691 4,941
Bonds -5,270 954 1,746 38,021 34,661
Governments -5,529 -10,802 2,135 -24,380 -1,364
Federal government -5,425 -10,669 1,210 -31,470 -6,625
Other governments -104 -133 925 7,089 5,260
Corporations 259 11,756 -390 62,399 36,026
Government business enterprises -5,479 2,015 415 5,391 4,336
Private corporations 5,738 9,741 -805 57,008 31,689
Equity and investment fund shares -1,192 1,816 -965 15,281 1,116
Shares -1,131 1,805 -2,266 15,186 -39
Investment fund shares -61 12 1,301 96 1,157
Canadian investment in foreign securities 6,605 12,451 -4,708 39,221 16,124
Debt securities 3,046 6,572 384 41,879 26,812
Money market instruments -754 1,208 225 1,284 -1,247
Bonds 3,800 5,364 159 40,596 28,058
Equity and investment fund shares 3,559 5,880 -5,092 -2,656 -10,688
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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