Statistical Press Release – General government financing - January 2019
In January 2019, general government financing stood at -€0.7 billion, compared to -€0.1 billion in the corresponding period in 2018 (Chart 1).
The general government obtained financing abroad and from residents (except for banks) to the amount of €1.5 billion and €0.3 billion respectively (Chart 2). Conversely, financing obtained by the general government from resident banks amounted to -€2.5 billion.
Financing through loans net of deposits amounted to -€3.9 billion, which offset financing through securities to the amount of €3.2 billion.
Next update: 23 Apr. 2019