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

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

  2. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Liabilities:US:Chase:Slate' (Summarization) 945.36 USD
    -3490.54 USD

  3. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Opening-Balances' (Summarization) -4435.90 USD

  4. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Earnings:Previous' (Summarization) 45204.84 USD
    13200.00 IRAUSD
    83 VACHR
    -4435.90 USD

  5. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:VBMPX' (Summarization) -13680.18 USD
    -49640.74 USD
    -13200.00 IRAUSD
    -83 VACHR

  6. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:RGAGX' (Summarization) -20519.85 USD
    -35960.56 USD
    -13200.00 IRAUSD
    -83 VACHR

  7. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:Cash' (Summarization) 0.01 USD
    -15440.71 USD
    -13200.00 IRAUSD
    -83 VACHR

  8. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Hoogle:Vacation' (Summarization) -83 VACHR
    -15440.72 USD
    -13200.00 IRAUSD
    -83 VACHR

  9. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Federal:PreTax401k' (Summarization) -13200.00 IRAUSD
    -15440.72 USD
    -13200.00 IRAUSD

  10. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VHT' (Summarization) -3044.97 USD
    -15440.72 USD

  11. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VEA' (Summarization) -2159.12 USD
    -12395.75 USD

  12. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:ITOT' (Summarization) -1059.48 USD
    -10236.63 USD

  13. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:GLD' (Summarization) -2090.00 USD
    -9177.15 USD

  14. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:Cash' (Summarization) -184.03 USD
    -7087.15 USD

  15. 2016-02-29 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:BofA:Checking' (Summarization) -6903.12 USD
    -6903.12 USD

  16. 1980-05-12 Open