Statistical Press Release – General government financing - February 2020
In February, general government financing stood at €-0.5 billion, compared to €-0.7 billion in the corresponding period in 2019 (Chart 1).
Financing obtained by the general government from abroad stood at €6.4 billion. Conversely, financing obtained by the general government from resident banks and from others residents amounted to €-5.9 billion and €-1.0 billion, respectively (Chart 2).
Financing through securities amounted to €5.8 billion, offset by the €-6.3 billion reduction in loans net of deposits.
Next update: 21 May 2020