Statistical Press Release – General government financing – August 2020
Between January and August 2020, general government financing stood at €7.6 billion, compared to €0.3 billion million in the corresponding period in 2019 (Chart 1).
Since the beginning of the year, financing obtained by the general government from resident banks and from abroad amounted to €4.5 billion and €4.0 billion, respectively. Conversely, financing obtained by the general government from other residents stood at €-0.9 billion (Chart 2).
Financing through securities amounted to €18.6 billion, offset by the €-11.0 billion reduction in loans net of deposits.
Next update: 19 Nov. 2020