Table 1 
Canada's international transactions in securities  

Canada's international transactions in securities
  January February March January to March 2019 January to March 2020
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars
Foreign investment in Canadian securities 15,919 19,418 -9,780 38,304 25,557
Debt securities 22,236 20,340 -3,660 23,338 38,916
Money market instruments 1,003 -2,192 -6,759 -1,387 -7,948
Governments -2,622 2,545 -6,868 -4,205 -6,945
Federal government -1,710 3,643 -3,347 -510 -1,414
Other governments -911 -1,098 -3,521 -3,695 -5,530
Corporations 3,624 -4,737 109 2,818 -1,004
Government business enterprises 628 1,326 5,047 -1,377 7,001
Private corporations 2,996 -6,063 -4,938 4,195 -8,005
Bonds 21,233 22,533 3,099 24,725 46,865
Governments 9,560 14,521 1,559 7,470 25,640
Federal government 3,348 10,271 1,284 3,123 14,903
Other governments 6,212 4,250 275 4,346 10,737
Corporations 11,673 8,012 1,540 17,255 21,225
Government business enterprises 2,973 1,405 -596 3,690 3,782
Private corporations 8,700 6,607 2,136 13,565 17,443
Equity and investment fund shares -6,317 -922 -6,121 14,967 -13,360
Shares -5,935 -489 -5,312 14,477 -11,736
Investment fund shares -382 -433 -809 490 -1,624
Canadian investment in foreign securities -9,327 6,133 -42,242 -3,144 -45,436
Debt securities 2,221 144 -12,893 9,724 -10,528
Money market instruments 956 2,155 -1,432 368 1,679
Bonds 1,265 -2,010 -11,461 9,354 -12,206
Equity and investment fund shares -11,548 5,989 -29,349 -12,869 -34,908
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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