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Security - Industry Sector

From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal 

The Security Industry Sector comprises companies providing security and protection services, including correctional facilities, armoured transportation and guarding.  

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 Security 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 security company as a financial corporate at the entity level but at the group level as a security company. 

Based on available data, on the 18th of April 2018 the size of the Security Bond Market at entity level was USD11bn equivalent. At the group level the size of the market was USD29bn equivalent.  

For information on the size of the Security Bond Market, please use our data sheet tool

For information on the composition of the Security Bond Market, please use our issuer search tool

For information on active dealers in the Security Bond Market, please use our dealer search tool

For information on active investors in the Security Bond Market, please use our investor search tool.