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Euro Area External Transactions and Positions
Chart (EUR billions) 2021Jul 2021Aug 2021Sep 2021Oct
Current account balance 31.0 21.0 26.9   . 
Direct investment balance 34.0 14.5 23.5   . 
Portfolio investment balance -18.5 22.2 52.6   . 
Reserve assets (end of period position) 888.5 1,009.4 1,002.4 1,019.3


Effective Exchange Rate of the Euro EER-42
Chart (index 99Q1 = 100) 2021Jul 2021Aug 2021Sep 2021Oct
Nominal effective exchange rate 120.8 120.4 120.4 119.5
Real effective exchange rate (CPI deflated) 94.2 93.9 93.8 92.9


Selected supervisory indicators
Chart (EUR billions unless otherwise stated) 2020Q3 2020Q4 2021Q1 2021Q2