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The Bundesbank’s Statistics section provides a comprehensive overview of current and historical data at both the national and international levels.

Households have financial assets worth €6.3 trillion

The financial assets of households in Germany increased by €67 billion in the third quarter of 2019 and now amount to roughly €6.3 trillion. These financial assets consist, in particular, of low-risk assets like currency, deposits and claims on insurance corporations and pension funds.

Foreign exchange and derivatives turnover of banks in Germany increased

Turnover in foreign exchange trading remained at an unchanged high level in Germany, while transactions involving interest rate derivatives have increased significantly. These findings were revealed by the survey of foreign exchange and derivatives market activity conducted in April 2019 and covering all major global financial centres. The survey was carried out by central banks in 53 countries in consultation with the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).

Long time series on economic development in Germany
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A new set of tables provides an overview of German economic development since 1948. For selected indicators, comparable data from other countries and groups of countries are also available.

Systems of indicators for the German property markets

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The two systems of indicators provide information on current developments in the German property markets. They are updated regularly at the end of February, May, August and November.

The German economy and the global economic environment at a glance

Click on the links below for important information on the current economic situation in Germany and the global economic environment: