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Treasury International Capital Data for July 2010
The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released Treasury International Capital (TIC) data for July 2010. Net foreign purchases of long-term securities were $61.2 billion.
Net foreign purchases of long-term U.S. securities were $73.8 billion. Of this, net purchases by private foreign investors were $69.0 billion, and net purchases by foreign official institutions were $4.8 billion. U.S. residents purchased a net $12.6 billion of long-term foreign securities. Net foreign acquisition of long-term securities, taking into account adjustments, is estimated to have been $44.0 billion.
Foreign holdings of dollar-denominated short-term U.S. securities, including Treasury bills, and other custody liabilities increased $40.1 billion. Foreign holdings of Treasury bills increased $26.6 billion.
Banks' own net dollar-denominated liabilities to foreign residents decreased $20.4 billion. Monthly net TIC flows were $63.7 billion. Of this, net foreign private flows were $43.1 billion, and net foreign official flows were $20.6 billion.
Posted: September 16, 2010 Thursday 09:00 AM