Statistical Press Release – General government financing - October 2018
Between January and October 2018, general government financing stood at €1.3 billion, compared to €5.8 billion in the corresponding period in 2017 (Chart 1).
Between January and October, financing obtained by the general government was chiefly from residents (except banks), to the amount of €2.2 billion. Conversely, financing obtained by the general government from resident banks amounted to €-0.8 billion (Chart 2).
Financing through securities amounted to €8.1 billion, which more than offset the €6.7 billion reduction in financing through loans net of deposits.
Next update: 22 Jan. 2019