Table 1 
Canada's international transactions in securities  

Canada's international transactions in securities
  October
2023
November
2023
December
2023
2022 2023
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars
Foreign investment in Canadian securities -9,710 11,310 10,436 137,613 32,417
Debt securities -7,296 16,332 10,967 149,634 81,113
Money market instruments -6,164 2,173 6,132 368 1,457
Governments 6,104 2,047 2,353 -42,695 29,457
Federal government 3,833 2,318 -1,363 -32,075 28,096
Other governments 2,271 -272 3,716 -10,619 1,362
Corporations -12,268 127 3,779 43,059 -27,998
Government business enterprises -848 -1,414 365 5,570 -1,686
Private corporations -11,420 1,540 3,415 37,491 -26,311
Bonds -1,131 14,158 4,835 149,268 79,656
Governments 4,406 6,424 2,950 19,018 7,255
Federal government 4,615 8,119 4,329 33,362 13,075
Other governments -209 -1,696 -1,379 -14,341 -5,821
Corporations -5,537 7,734 1,885 130,248 72,398
Government business enterprises 266 2,154 -3,322 -8,937 -1,926
Private corporations -5,803 5,580 5,208 139,187 74,327
Equity and investment fund shares -2,415 -5,022 -532 -12,023 -48,697
Shares -2,221 -4,459 -136 -8,443 -43,999
Investment fund shares -193 -563 -396 -3,579 -4,697
Canadian investment in foreign securities -8,285 12,381 29,399 -11,486 53,038
Debt securities 779 13,070 -74 50,866 37,342
Money market instruments 383 -611 1,391 2,388 3,973
Bonds 397 13,681 -1,465 48,478 33,368
Equity and investment fund shares -9,065 -690 29,474 -62,350 15,696
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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