From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal
In the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Model, the Publicly owned Fund 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 Publicly owned Fund is a legal entity, constituted as a corporate and licensed to operate as a fund, which is owned, managed and or controlled by the public through freely transferrable shares. This type of entity is part of the private sector as opposed to the state / public sector and is typically runs for profit. Most publicly listed Funds by this definition are Publicly owned Funds. Companies whose name end with PLC, AG, SA or NV ect typically fall in this classification, when shares are indeed freely available to the public. Therefore not all PLC, AG, SA or NV ect fall within this category.
Based on available data, on the 16th of May 2018 the size of the Publicly owned Fund Bond Market at entity level was USD1.3bn equivalent.
For information on the size of the International Publicly owned Fund Bond Market, please use CMDportal's data sheet tool.
For information on the composition of Publicly owned Fund Bond Market, please use CMDportal's issuer search tool.
For information on active dealers in the Publicly owned Fund Bond Market, please use CMDportal's dealer search tool.
For information on active investors in the Publicly owned Fund Bond Market, please use CMDportal's investor search tool.