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In November the current account posted a surplus of EUR 0.4 bn, compared to a surplus of EUR 0.3 a year earlier. The cumulative current account for the past 12 months posted a deficit of EUR 1.3 bn.
Investment was outward on net, in the amount of EUR 3.6 bn.
Net international investment position at end-November
Foreign assets exceeded foreign liabilities by EUR 23 bn.
Net international investment position excluding equity items was a negative EUR 65 bn.
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