International Investment Position

Department/Agency

Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

Detailed breakdown of foreign assets, foreign liabilities and net International Investment Position (IIP) by instrument and sector, distinguishing IFSC and non-IFSC activity; reconciliation of IIP and Balance of Payments (BOP) flows.


A Methods and Quality Report is available for this statistic.

Contact

bop@cso.ie

Source

Various CSO annual and quarterly Balance of Payments and International Investment Position (IIP) surveys.

Scope

The economys end of year stocks of foreign financial assets and liabilities.

Frequency

Quarterly

Reference period

End of calender quarter

Start date

1998

Timeliness

3 months after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Foreign assets
    Direct investment abroad (Equity capital and reinvested earnings; Other capital); Equity (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Bonds and notes (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Money market instruments (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Loans, currency and deposits (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Trade credits (General government; Other sectors); Other assets (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Reserve assets (Monetary gold; Special drawing rights; Reserve Position in the IMF; Foreign exchange; Other).
  • Foreign liabilities
    Direct investment in Ireland (Equity capital and reinvested earnings; Other capital); Equity (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Bonds and notes (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Money market instruments (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Loans, currency and deposits (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors); Trade credits (General government; Other sectors); Other liabilities (Monetary authority; General government; Monetary financial institutions; Other sectors).
  • Institutional sectors
    IFSC; Non-IFSC.

Theme

Economy - Balance of Payments

Page Created

2013-08-13

Page Modified

2016-02-01

Keywords

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