Thursday, 16 July 2009

Net foreign purchases of long-term US securities in May were negative $19.8 billion.

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released Treasury International Capital (TIC) data for May 2009. The next release, which will report on data for June 2009, is scheduled for August 17, 2009.

Net foreign purchases of long-term securities were negative $19.8 billion.

Net foreign purchases of long-term U.S. securities were $7.9 billion. Of this, net purchases by private foreign investors were $31.3 billion, and net purchases by foreign official institutions were negative $23.4 billion.

U.S. residents purchased a net $27.7 billion of long-term foreign securities.

Net foreign acquisition of long-term securities, taking into account adjustments, is estimated to have been negative $37.2 billion.

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