Example Beancount file ▾Equity:Opening-Balances (Last entry: 2015-01-01)

  1. Date F Narration/Payee Position Price Cost Change Balance

  2. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Liabilities:US:Chase:Slate' (Summarization) 422.46 USD
    -3490.52 USD

  3. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Opening-Balances' (Summarization) -3912.98 USD

  4. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Earnings:Previous' (Summarization) 6331.09 USD
    14400.00 IRAUSD
    15 VACHR
    -3912.98 USD

  5. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:VBMPX' (Summarization) -1439.98 USD
    -10244.07 USD
    -14400.00 IRAUSD
    -15 VACHR

  6. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:RGAGX' (Summarization) -2160.04 USD
    -8804.09 USD
    -14400.00 IRAUSD
    -15 VACHR

  7. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:Cash' (Summarization) -1799.98 USD
    -6644.05 USD
    -14400.00 IRAUSD
    -15 VACHR

  8. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Hoogle:Vacation' (Summarization) -15 VACHR
    -4844.07 USD
    -14400.00 IRAUSD
    -15 VACHR

  9. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Federal:PreTax401k' (Summarization) -14400.00 IRAUSD
    -4844.07 USD
    -14400.00 IRAUSD

  10. 2015-01-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:BofA:Checking' (Summarization) -4844.07 USD
    -4844.07 USD

  11. 1980-05-12 Open Equity:Opening-Balances