Statistical Press Release – General government financing - September 2018
Between January and September 2018, general government financing stood at €0.3 billion, compared to €4.4 billion in the corresponding period in 2017 (Chart 1).
Financing obtained by the general government was chiefly from banks and other residents, to the amount of €0.1 billion and €1.5 billion respectively. Conversely, during this period, financing obtained by the general government from abroad totalled -€1.3 billion (Chart 2).
Financing through securities stood at €6.1 billion, which more than offset the reduction of €5.8 billion in financing through loans net of deposits.
Next update: 20 Dec. 2018