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End Of The Run Of Weekly Net Purchases Of Foreign Bonds


Modest net flows were witnessed across the spectrum in the latest round of Japanese weekly international security flow data. Of note, Japanese investors ended their 7-week streak of net purchases of foreign bonds, lodging the first round of weekly net sales seen since late August in the process. Elsewhere, Japanese investors lodged the 6th straight round of weekly net purchases of foreign equities.

Latest WeekPrevious Week4-Week Rolling Sum
Net Weekly Japanese Flows Into Foreign Bonds (Ybn)-604.51225.41956.2
Net Weekly Japanese Flows Into Foreign Stocks (Ybn)120.565.4830.6
Net Weekly Foreign Flows Into Japanese Bonds (Ybn)-372.7624.6-1147.5
Net Weekly Foreign Flows Into Japanese Stocks (Ybn)229.7958.31870.9

Source: MNI - Market News/Bloomberg/Japanese Ministry Of Finance

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