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Federal Government

From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal  

 

In the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Model, the Federal Government classification appears within the field Entity Type which is part of the universe of Legal Entities who can be issuers and or buyers of debt instruments.

 

The Entity Type is a classification that describes the ownership structure of an entity. The classification distinguishes (1) entities that are part of, owned and or guaranteed by the State, (2) entities owned by the Public, typically through widely distributed and freely transferable shares, (3) entities owned by a Private individual or entities through not freely transferable shares or ownership structures.

 

Definition: A Federal Government is a legal entity, constituted as a Federation of States. It is part of the public sector as opposed to the private sector and is typically run not for profit.  

 

Based on available data, on the 16th of May 2018 the size of the Federal Government Bond Market at entity level was USD3.9tr equivalent. 

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