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Published: 31 August 2010

Stock of central government guarantees EUR 21.2 billion at the end of June 2010

The stock of central government guarantees stood at EUR 21.2 billion at the end of the second quarter of 2010. At the end of June the stock of guarantees was 19 per cent higher than one year before and nine per cent higher than at the end of the previous quarter. During the second quarter of the year new central government guarantees were granted to the amount of EUR 2.8 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 quarantees by quarte, EUR million

New central government quarantees by quarte, EUR million

Guarantees to enterprises make up 53 per cent of the stock of central government guarantees. Guarantees granted to housing associations account for 23 per cent and those to households for 15 per cent of the guarantee stock. The remaining nine 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, Mira Lehmuskoski (09) 1734 2708, rahoitusmarkkinat@stat.fi

Director in charge: Ari Tyrkkö

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Updated 31.08.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Central government guarantees [e-publication].
ISSN=2341-5819. 2nd quarter 2010. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/vtak/2010/02/vtak_2010_02_2010-08-31_tie_001_en.html