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