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5232.0 - Australian National Accounts: Financial Accounts, Jun 2012 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 27/09/2012   
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ANALYSIS AND COMMENTS MARKET SUMMARY


FINANCIAL MARKET SUMMARY

Selected financial instruments

Outstanding at end
Transactions during
Other changes during
Outstanding at end
Mar Qtr 2012
Jun Qtr 2012
Jun Qtr 2012
Jun Qtr 2012
$b
$b
$b
$b

Currency and deposits
Currency
57.2
0.4
-
57.5
Transferable deposits
579.7
14.0
-0.3
593.3
Other deposits
1 092.2
28.3
1.6
1 122.0
Short term debt securities
Bills of exchange
124.0
-1.2
-0.2
122.6
One name paper
347.8
-0.7
-0.1
347.0
Long term debt securities
Bonds, etc.
1 626.9
-23.2
37.5
1 641.2
Derivatives
Derivatives
319.1
-9.0
85.1
395.1
Loans and placements
Short term
319.8
-2.9
0.5
317.4
Long term
2 439.1
42.9
7.1
2 489.0
Shares and other equity
Listed
1 244.8
11.6
-93.7
1 162.7
Unlisted
1 791.8
17.9
-22.4
1 787.3
Insurance technical reserves
Reserves of pension funds and life offices
1 425.6
44.8
-41.8
1 428.6
General insurance prepayments and reserves
91.4
4.3
-
95.7

- nil or rounded to zero (including null cells)


Currency liabilities increased to $57.5b at the end of June 2012, following transactions of $0.4b during the quarter compared with transactions of -$2.6b for March 2012. Deposit liabilities increased to $1,715.3b at the end of June 2012, following transactions of $42.3b during the quarter compared with the transactions of $3.5b in the previous quarter. The major contributor was the banks which accepted $51.9b. This was partially offset by central bank which decreased by $7.0b.

Short term debt security liabilities decreased to $469.6b at the end of June 2012, following a transaction of -$1.9b. Total long term debt security liabilities increased to $1,641.2b at the end of June 2012, following net redemptions of $23.2b during the quarter. Securitisers had bond redemptions worth $13.3b, of which $12.5b was redeemed domestically and $0.8b redeemed offshore. Rest of world had bond redemptions worth $13.2b, of which $3.7b was redeemed domestically and $9.5b redeemed offshore. Banks had bond redemptions worth $4.0b, of which $4.4b was redeemed offshore and this was partly offset by $0.4b of domestic bond issuance. Other private non-financial corporations issued bonds worth $3.2b, of which $0.6b were issued domestically and $2.6b were issued offshore. National general government issued bonds worth $2.6b, all of which was issued in the domestic market. Total long term debt security net redemptions were offset by a valuation increase of $37.5b.

The value of derivative contracts on issue at the end of June 2012 increased by $76.0b to $395.1b. There were net settlements of $9.0b for the quarter of which the major contributors were banks of $2.6b and rest of world of $2.0b. This was offset by valuation increases of $85.1b.

Loan liabilities rose to $2,806.4b at the end of June 2012, following transactions of $40.0b during the quarter. Households borrowed $20.2b, state and local general government borrowed $13.5b, and other private non-financial corporations borrowed $10.6b.

The listed share market decreased by $82.1b to $1,162.7b at the end of June 2012, with net issuances of $11.6b and valuation decreases of $93.7b. The major contributors to the issuances was other private non-financial corporations which issued $10.5b. The value of the unlisted share market decreased by $4.5b to $1,787.3b at the end of June 2012, with net issuance of $17.9b and valuation decreases of $22.4b. The major contributors of the issuance were non-money market investment funds which issued $11.9b and other private non-financial corporations which issued $3.6b.

At the end of June 2012, the insurance technical reserves of life offices and pension funds were $1,428.6b following transactions during the quarter of $44.8b and valuation decreases of $41.8b. General insurance prepayments and reserves were $95.7b.


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