Non-res dent purchases cl mb n f rst week of 2018
Non-res dents made purchases total ng $241 m ll on n the f rst week of th s year. Accord ng to data released by the Central Bank, $205.7 m ll on was used for equ t es and another $35.5 m ll on for government debt secur t es. Fore gners had a total of $53.4 b ll on worth of equ ty and $31.7 b ll on of government debt secur t es as of January 5th. In all of 2017, fore gn nvestors bought $3.4 b ll on worth of equ ty and $7.9 b ll on of government debt secur t es, a total purchase of $11.3 b ll on.