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

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

  2. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Liabilities:US:Chase:Slate' (Summarization) 1307.33 USD
    -3490.52 USD

  3. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Opening-Balances' (Summarization) -4797.85 USD

  4. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Earnings:Previous' (Summarization) 68566.86 USD
    104 VACHR
    -4797.85 USD

  5. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:VBMPX' (Summarization) -21600.31 USD
    -73364.71 USD
    -104 VACHR

  6. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:RGAGX' (Summarization) -32399.63 USD
    -51764.40 USD
    -104 VACHR

  7. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:Cash' (Summarization) -0.06 USD
    -19364.77 USD
    -104 VACHR

  8. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Hoogle:Vacation' (Summarization) -104 VACHR
    -19364.71 USD
    -104 VACHR

  9. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VHT' (Summarization) -4613.89 USD
    -19364.71 USD

  10. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VEA' (Summarization) -4959.50 USD
    -14750.82 USD

  11. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:ITOT' (Summarization) -2801.01 USD
    -9791.32 USD

  12. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:GLD' (Summarization) -3658.46 USD
    -6990.31 USD

  13. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:Cash' (Summarization) -657.22 USD
    -3331.85 USD

  14. 2016-10-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:BofA:Checking' (Summarization) -2674.63 USD
    -2674.63 USD

  15. 1980-05-12 Open