Capital Issuance - November 2018

Capital issuance statistics consist of UK-based primary market issuance of bonds, commercial paper and equity, representing finance raised in the UK.
Published on 20 December 2018

Overview

  • Gross issuance by UK residents was £31.3bn in November, £10.3bn lower than in October, and £7.2bn lower than the previous six month average.
  • Bond issuance was £13.2bn in November, compared to £24.3bn in October, and was £9.8bn lower than the previous six month average.
  • PNFC bond issuance was £1.6bn in November, £7.3bn lower than in October, and £4.1bn lower than the previous six month average.
  • Net issuance by UK residents was -£4.2bn in November, £10.6bn lower than in October, and £13.3bn lower than the previous six month average. This was driven by negative net issuance across all instruments.

Gross capital issuance

Table A: Gross capital issuance by UK-residents (all currencies)

Sterling billions
Not seasonally adjusted

Gross issues by instrument and sector
MFI OFC PNFC Total
Shares Bonds CP Of which:
Sterling (£)
Shares Bonds CP Of which:
Sterling (£)
Shares Bonds CP Of which:
Sterling (£)
B53L Z935 B49M B3EF B55L Z937 B53M B3EG B57L Z939 B55M B3EH B22K
2018 Aug -

8.4

5.5 1.2 - 2.5 3.9 2.2 0.6 0.3 3.2 0.7 24.4
Sep - 13.7 6.6 4.5 0.1 8.4 2.9 7.5 0.2 4.9 2.9 2.1 39.6
Oct - 8.1 7.3 4.3 1.6 7.2 4.0 5.9 0.6 9.0 3.8 3.1 41.6
Nov - 8.3 8.5 2.4 0.8 3.3 4.2 3.1 0.5 1.6 4.1 1.3 31.3

Chart 1: Gross capital issuance by UK-residents (all currencies)

Not seasonally adjusted

Net capital issuance

Table B: Net capital issuance by UK-residents (all currencies)

Sterling billions
Not seasonally adjusted

Net issues by instrument and sector
MFI OFC PNFC Total
Shares Bonds CP Of which:
Sterling (£)
Shares Bonds CP Of which:
Sterling (£)
Shares Bonds CP Of which:
Sterling (£)
B35L Z93P B36L B3EL B39L Z93R B42L B3EM B29L Z5ZC Z5ZD B3EN B24K
Aug 2018 - 2.5 -1.6 -1.7 -0.8 0.1 0.7 -1.0 -0.9 -0.9 -0.4 -1.2 -1.3
Sep - 8.5 -2.0 1.8 -0.2 7.0 -1.8 4.4 -1.4 2.8 -1.5 -0.6 11.5
Oct - -1.6 -3.5 -1.2 1.4 3.4 0.4 3.1 -1.2 7.1 0.4 0.1 6.4
Nov - 3.3 -1.7 -0.3 0.4 -1.2 -0.6 -1.9 -1.5 -3.8 1.0 -2.3 -4.2

Chart 2: Net capital issuance by UK-residents (all currencies)

Not seasonally adjusted

ExcelCapital issuance by UK-residents (all currencies)

Next release date: 21 January 2019

Further details

Further data are available in Table E3.1 of our latest Bankstats tables.

 

Queries

If you have any comments or queries with regard to this release please email DSDSecurities@bankofengland.gsi.gov.uk.

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