|30 Sep 2017||31 Dec 2017|
|Monetary Financial Institutions||733.4||701.4||32.0||739.3||700.7||38.6|
|Other Financial Intermediaries||2,857.3||2,830.1||27.2||2,955.9||2,933.2||22.7|
At 31st December 2017, Ireland’s quarterly international investment position (IIP) results show overall stocks of foreign financial assets of €4,476bn – an increase of €100bn on the end-September 2017 level, while the corresponding stocks of foreign financial liabilities increased by €62bn to €4,937bn over the quarter. Irish residents had an overall net foreign liability of €461bn at end-December 2017, an improvement of €38bn on the net foreign liability level at end-September 2017 – see Table 1(a).
Some points of note in the Quarter 4 2017 IIP are: