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

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

  2. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Liabilities:US:Chase:Slate' (Summarization) 1807.13 USD
    -3490.53 USD

  3. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Opening-Balances' (Summarization) -5297.66 USD

  4. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Earnings:Previous' (Summarization) 83864.71 USD
    11300.00 IRAUSD
    55 VACHR
    -5297.66 USD

  5. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:VBMPX' (Summarization) -25920.35 USD
    -89162.37 USD
    -11300.00 IRAUSD
    -55 VACHR

  6. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:RGAGX' (Summarization) -38879.71 USD
    -63242.02 USD
    -11300.00 IRAUSD
    -55 VACHR

  7. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:Cash' (Summarization) 0.05 USD
    -24362.31 USD
    -11300.00 IRAUSD
    -55 VACHR

  8. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Hoogle:Vacation' (Summarization) -55 VACHR
    -24362.36 USD
    -11300.00 IRAUSD
    -55 VACHR

  9. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Federal:PreTax401k' (Summarization) -11300.00 IRAUSD
    -24362.36 USD
    -11300.00 IRAUSD

  10. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VHT' (Summarization) -5307.19 USD
    -24362.36 USD

  11. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VEA' (Summarization) -5553.86 USD
    -19055.17 USD

  12. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:ITOT' (Summarization) -6828.88 USD
    -13501.31 USD

  13. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:GLD' (Summarization) -2126.44 USD
    -6672.43 USD

  14. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:Cash' (Summarization) -645.71 USD
    -4545.99 USD

  15. 2017-03-31 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:BofA:Checking' (Summarization) -3900.28 USD
    -3900.28 USD

  16. 1980-05-12 Open Equity:Opening-Balances