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Published: 4 June 2010

Stock of central government guarantees EUR 19.2 billion at the end of March 2010

The stock of central government guarantees stood at EUR 19.2 billion at the end of the first quarter of 2010. At the end of March the stock of guarantees was 22 per cent higher than one year before, but one per cent lower than at the end of the previous quarter. During the first quarter of the year new central government guarantees were granted to the amount of EUR 0.9 billion. The majority of the guarantees were granted to enterprises. Central government guarantees include all guarantees for which the state is ultimately liable.

New central government guarantees by quarter, EUR million

New central government guarantees by quarter, EUR million

Guarantees to enterprises make up 51 per cent of the stock of central government guarantees. Guarantees granted to housing associations account for 23 per cent and those to households for 16 per cent of the guarantee stock. The remaining 10 per cent of the stock of central government guarantees is divided among insurance and financial corporations, the rest of the world and general government.


Source: Central government guarantees, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Rita Sorsa (09) 1734 3326, Saara Roine (09) 1734 3325, rahoitusmarkkinat@stat.fi

Director in charge: Ari Tyrkkö

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Updated 04.06.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Central government guarantees [e-publication].
ISSN=2341-5819. 1st quarter 2010. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 28.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/vtak/2010/01/vtak_2010_01_2010-06-04_tie_001_en.html