- Gross issuance fell to £31.6bn in August from £45.2bn in July. This was primarily driven by a decrease in bond issuance.
- Net bond issuance fell to -£2.6bn in August from £7.6bn in July. This was driven by a decrease in issuance across all sectors.
- Net equity issuance fell to -£3.4bn in August from -£0.2bn in July. This was driven by both a decrease in issuance and an increase in repayments.
In addition to the summary statistics contained within this release and the associated tables, the Bank publishes a number of more granular series; please see our Bankstats tables (E3.1) and the full list of series and interactive charts.