From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal
The Technology Industry Sector comprises of the process of research, design, and developing various new products. Technology industry sector lies between computer hardware and information technology. This sector focuses on creating new technologies in all areas, whereas the computer hardware industry sector is focused on manufacturing already developed products and research is solely focused on improving computer chips and other hardware. The Information Technology industry sector focuses on writing software, designing databases, data management, and providing other various services that relate with managing data.
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 Technology 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 technology conglomerate as a financial corporate at the entity level but at the group level as a technology company.
Based on available data, on the 18th of April 2018 the size of the Technology Bond Market at entity level was USD293bn equivalent. At the group level the size of the market was USD253bn equivalent.
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