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

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

  2. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Liabilities:US:Chase:Slate' (Summarization) 306.68 USD
    -3490.52 USD

  3. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Opening-Balances' (Summarization) -3797.20 USD

  4. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Earnings:Previous' (Summarization) 21330.14 USD
    2400.00 IRAUSD
    65 VACHR
    -3797.20 USD

  5. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:VBMPX' (Summarization) -9360.01 USD
    -25127.34 USD
    -2400.00 IRAUSD
    -65 VACHR

  6. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:RGAGX' (Summarization) -14039.99 USD
    -15767.33 USD
    -2400.00 IRAUSD
    -65 VACHR

  7. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Hoogle:Vacation' (Summarization) -65 VACHR
    -1727.34 USD
    -2400.00 IRAUSD
    -65 VACHR

  8. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Federal:PreTax401k' (Summarization) -2400.00 IRAUSD
    -1727.34 USD
    -2400.00 IRAUSD

  9. 2015-06-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:BofA:Checking' (Summarization) -1727.34 USD
    -1727.34 USD

  10. 1980-05-12 Open Equity:Opening-Balances