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Published:January 18th, 2007 09:02 EST
Treasury International Capital Data for November

Treasury International Capital Data for November

By SOP newswire

Washington, D.C.– Treasury International Capital (TIC) data for November are released today and posted on the U.S. Treasury web site (www.treas.gov/tic).  The next release, which will report on data for December, is scheduled for February 15, 2007.

Net foreign purchases of long-term securities were $68.4 billion.

  • Net foreign purchases of long-term U.S. securities were $107.4 billion.  Of this, net purchases by foreign official institutions were $6.5 billion, and net purchases by private foreign investors were $101.0 billion.
  • U.S. residents purchased a net $39.1 billion in long-term foreign securities.

Net foreign acquisition of long-term securities is estimated to have been $58.0 billion.

Foreign holdings of dollar-denominated short-term U.S. securities, including Treasury bills, and other custody liabilities increased $15.6 billion.  Foreign holdings of Treasury bills increased $9.5 billion.

Banks’ own net dollar-denominated liabilities to foreign residents increased $1.3 billion.

Monthly net TIC flows were $74.9 billion.  Of this, net foreign private flows were $65.8 billion and net foreign official flows were $9.1 billion.