Statistical Press Release – General government financing – September 2019
Between January and September 2019, general government financing stood at -€1.3 billion, lower than €0.3 billion in the corresponding period in 2018 (Chart 1).
Since the beginning of the year, general government has obtained financing abroad to the amount of €2.3 billion. Conversely, financing obtained by the general government from resident banks amounted to -€3.5 billion (Chart 2).
Financing through loans net of deposits amounted to -€2.7 billion, which offset financing through securities (€1.3 billion).
Next update: 19 Dec. 2019