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Support Services - Industry Sector

From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal 

TheSupport Services Industry Sector comprises companies primarily providing labour services such as commercial cleaning services, dining and catering services, equipment repair services, industrial maintenance services, storage and warehousing, transaction services and other business support services.  

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 Support Services 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 support services company as a financial corporate at the entity level but at the group level as a support services company. 

Based on available data, on the 18th of April 2018 the size of the Support Services Bond Market at entity level was USD49bn equivalent. At the group level the size of the market was USD46bn equivalent.  

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