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Published: 2 March 2011

Stock of central government guarantees EUR 19.5 billion at the end of December 2010

The stock of central government guarantees stood at EUR 19.5 billion at the end of the fourth quarter of 2010. At the end of December, the stock of guarantees was just short of one per cent higher than one year previously and 5 per cent lower than at the end of the previous quarter. During the fourth quarter of the year, new central government guarantees were granted to the amount of EUR 1 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 quarter, EUR million

New central government quarantees by quarter, EUR million

Guarantees to enterprises make up 51 per cent of the stock of central government guarantees. Guarantees granted to housing associations make up 26 per cent and those to households 16 per cent of the guarantee stock. The remaining 7 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: Mira Lehmuskoski (09) 1734 2708, rahoitusmarkkinat@stat.fi

Director in charge: Ari Tyrkkö

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Updated 2.3.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Central government guarantees [e-publication].
ISSN=2341-5819. 4th quarter 2010. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/vtak/2010/04/vtak_2010_04_2011-03-02_tie_001_en.html