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Financial Entities

Financial Entities

FactSet's financial entities data tracks the changes and relationships between public or private companies and their operating subsidiaries, equity and fixed income securities, company officers and directors, analysts, money managers, and more.

Scope and Coverage

  • Business Entities: Over 4.07 million business entities, with over 1.49 million entities involved in over 279,000 unique parent-sub tree hierarchies
  • Securities: Over 8.07 million securities linked to approximately 383,700 issuing entities, with data going back until 1978
  • Individuals: Basic descriptive data is included for those individuals that are considered part of an entity tree as an immediate or ultimate parent. There are up to 336,000 individuals included

Coverage By Entity

  • Financial Sponsor
  • Funds, including Close End, ETF, Hedge Fund, PE Fund, and VC Funds
  • Government
  • Non-profit: Private companies, subsidiaries
  • Public company


  • Extensive parent-subsidiary relationships and symbology, including full corporate hierarchies (no limit to the number of levels)
  • FactSet's single master entity table encapsulates all entity types (that are supported by FactSet) on a global basis
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