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TABLE-Czech Sept C/A gap CZK 18.55 bln, above fcast

Nov 12 (Reuters) - The Czech National Bank (CNB) released the following balance of payments data for September on Friday. Analysts polled by Reuters had forecast a monthly current account deficit of 14.0 billion crowns ($783.4 million) for September. CZECH BALANCE OF PAYMENTS 09/10 08/10 09/09 01-09/10 (CZK billion) I. CURRENT ACCOUNT -18.55 -18.11 -6.72 -79.63 Trade balance 19.36 6.77 19.31 156.93 Balance of services -4.32 -4.58 1.06 -24.39 Income balance -31.43 -22.45 -23.76 -213.19 Current transfers -2.17 2.15 -3.34 1.02 II. CAPITAL ACCOUNT 0.25 10.60 0.67 26.36 III. FINANCIAL ACCOUNT 7.67 21.42 -15.27 64.03 Net Direct Investment 9.12 12.11 -34.65 108.50 Czech abroad -1.11 -0.96 -12.41 -20.66 Into Czech Republic 10.23 13.07 -22.24 129.16 Net Portfolio Investment 53.12 15.95 9.80 148.95 Assets -1.87 8.69 10.78 10.95 Liabilities 54.99 7.27 -0.98 138.01 Other Investments -6.42 2.01 9.27 -134.64 Change in foreign exchange reserves (minus = growth) -48.47 -8.88 1.09 -58.43 IV. BALANCE OF OMISSIONS & EXCHANGE RATE ADJUSTMENTS 10.64 -13.90 21.32 -10.76 NOTE: All 2010 figures are subject to revision. The 2009 figures are revised. The CNB releases the monthly figures according to ECB methodology. (Reporting by Mirka Krufova) ((For past economic data and analysts' forecasts, double click on)) ($1=17.87 Czech Crown) Keywords: CZECH BALANCE/ (prague.newsroom@thomson.com; +420 224 190 477; Reuters Messaging: mirka.krufova.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net) COPYRIGHT Copyright Thomson Reuters 2010. All rights reserved.

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