Germany Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account

Germany DE: BOP: Capital Account: Net

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Capital Account: Net data was reported at -339.186 USD mn in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 759.076 USD mn for 2018. DE: BOP: Capital Account: Net data is updated yearly, averaging -608.749 USD mn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 7.041 USD bn in 2003 and a record low of -3.965 USD bn in 2002. DE: BOP: Capital Account: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Net capital account records acquisitions and disposals of nonproduced nonfinancial assets, such as land sold to embassies and sales of leases and licenses, as well as capital transfers, including government debt forgiveness. The use of the term capital account in this context is designed to be consistent with the System of National Accounts, which distinguishes between capital transactions and financial transactions. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.

Last Frequency Range
-339.186 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data was reported at 62.729 USD bn in 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 9.525 USD bn for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 13.294 USD bn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 89.805 USD bn in 2007 and a record low of -149.835 USD bn in 2000. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net FDI. In BPM6, financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities. Net FDI outflows are assets and net FDI inflows are liabilities. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last Frequency Range
62,729.432 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net

Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data was reported at 72.211 USD bn in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 167.956 USD bn for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data is updated yearly, averaging 7.517 USD bn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 248.007 USD bn in 2000 and a record low of -20.408 USD bn in 2004. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in the reporting economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
72,211.216 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows

Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data was reported at 1.870 % in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 4.237 % for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 0.502 % from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.763 % in 2000 and a record low of -0.726 % in 2004. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows net inflows (new investment inflows less disinvestment) in the reporting economy from foreign investors, and is divided by GDP.; ; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and Balance of Payments databases, World Bank, International Debt Statistics, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.; Weighted Average; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
1.870 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP

Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data was reported at 134.941 USD bn in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 177.480 USD bn for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data is updated yearly, averaging 23.297 USD bn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 177.480 USD bn in 2018 and a record low of 1.200 USD bn in 1971. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
134,940.648 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows

Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data was reported at 3.495 % in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 4.478 % for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 1.247 % from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 6.353 % in 1999 and a record low of 0.323 % in 2004. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world, and is divided by GDP.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Weighted Average; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
3.495 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP

Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Net

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Net data was reported at 229.568 USD bn in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 281.098 USD bn for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 11.763 USD bn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 319.882 USD bn in 2017 and a record low of -40.350 USD bn in 2000. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. The net financial account shows net acquisition and disposal of financial assets and liabilities. It measures how net lending to or borrowing from nonresidents is financed, and is conceptually equal to the sum of the balances on the current and capital accounts. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last Frequency Range
229,567.538 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Net

Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data was reported at -12.820 USD bn in 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of -41.983 USD bn for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data is updated yearly, averaging 1.105 USD bn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 76.963 USD bn in 2007 and a record low of -68.626 USD bn in 2008. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Portfolio equity includes net inflows from equity securities other than those recorded as direct investment and including shares, stocks, depository receipts (American or global), and direct purchases of shares in local stock markets by foreign investors. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, and World Bank, International Debt Statistics.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
-12,820.158 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows

Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net data was reported at 105.349 USD bn in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 184.563 USD bn for 2018. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 490.320 USD mn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 234.358 USD bn in 2017 and a record low of -215.292 USD bn in 2007. DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Portfolio investment covers transactions in equity securities and debt securities. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last Frequency Range
105,348.650 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net

Germany DE: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data was reported at -44.132 USD bn in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of -12.848 USD bn for 2018. DE: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data is updated yearly, averaging 1.437 USD bn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 56.255 USD bn in 2013 and a record low of -74.043 USD bn in 2010. DE: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Net errors and omissions constitute a residual category needed to ensure that accounts in the balance of payments statement sum to zero. Net errors and omissions are derived as the balance on the financial account minus the balances on the current and capital accounts. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.

Last Frequency Range
-44,132.399 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions

Germany DE: BOP: Reserves and Related Items

1971 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

DE: BOP: Reserves and Related Items data was reported at -594.220 USD mn in 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 455.229 USD mn for 2018. DE: BOP: Reserves and Related Items data is updated yearly, averaging 307.370 USD mn from Dec 1971 to 2019, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 37.175 USD bn in 1992 and a record low of -15.596 USD bn in 1988. DE: BOP: Reserves and Related Items data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Germany – Table DE.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Reserves and related items is the net change in a country's holdings of international reserves resulting from transactions on the current, capital, and financial accounts. Reserve assets are those external assets that are readily available to and controlled by monetary authorities for meeting balance of payments financing needs, and include holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights (SDRs), reserve position in the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and other reserve assets. Also included are net credit and loans from the IMF (excluding reserve position) and total exceptional financing. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last Frequency Range
-594.220 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019

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Germany DE: BOP: Reserves and Related Items
DE: BOP: Capital Account: Net
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Net
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows
DE: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net
DE: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions
DE: BOP: Reserves and Related Items
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