Foreign investors sold CAD 1.8 billion of Canadian securities in November 2019, after buying a downwardly revised CAD 11.3 billion in the previous month. It was the first divestment in four months, as foreign holdings of Canadian private corporate bonds were down by CAD 6.4 billion while non-resident investors also reduced their holdings of Canadian equities by CAD 1.2 billion in November. At the same time, foreign acquisitions of Canadian government debt securities moderated the overall divestment in Canadian securities. Meanwhile, Canadian investment in foreign securities accelerated to reach CAD 5.5 billion, with acquisitions of foreign equities leading the investment activity.
Foreign Stock Investment in Canada averaged 4341.73 CAD Million from 1988 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 39139 CAD Million in February of 2017 and a record low of -24129 CAD Million in October of 2007. This page provides the latest reported value for - Canada Foreign Stock Investment - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. source: Statistics Canada
Foreign Stock Investment in Canada is expected to be 10194.99 CAD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Foreign Stock Investment in Canada to stand at 10170.04 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Canada Foreign Stock Investment is projected to trend around 10170.11 CAD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.