From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal
The Automotive industry consists of companies and organisations involved in the design, development, manufacturing, marketing, and selling of motor vehicles. This sector is different from the ABS - Vehicle Finance industry sector, which consists of Non-Bank Structured Finance Vehicle entities that collateralise a variety of vehicle loans packaging it together to create securitized assets. It is also different from the Car Rental Industry Sector which comprises vehicle rental and taxi companies.
The Industry Sector is a classification that describes the activity of an entity within the economy. The classification is based on where the relevant entity derives the majority of its revenue.
In the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Model the Automotive Industry Sector appears within the Industry Sector Type: Corporate.
CMDportal uses industry sector classifications both at the Legal Entity level, as well as at the Group level. At the Legal Entity level the entity is classified by their actual industry activity. Accordingly, we classify a finance company that is part of a automotive conglomerate as a financial corporate at the entity level but at the group level as an automotive company.
Based on available data, on the 18th of April 2018 the size of the Automotive Bond Market at entity level was USD425bn equivalent. At the group level the size of the market was USD682bn equivalent.
For information on the size of the Automotive Bond Market, please use CMDportal's data sheet tool.
For information on the composition of the Automotive Bond Market, please CMDportal's issuer search tool.
For information on active dealers in the Automotive Bond Market, please use CMDportal's dealer search tool.
For information on active investors in the Automotive Bond Market, please use CMDportal's investor search tool.