This is Part 2 of excerpted posts from Alacra’s Inside the LEI series – Issue IV


Percentage of Rated Entities Assigned an LEI


The rated universe Alacra covers includes those entities/issuers rated by A.M. Best, Moody’s, S&P and Fitch. This totals around 70,000 entities globally. About 15% of these entities have been assigned an LEI, a 1% increase from May of this year.

Percentage of Regulated Entities Assigned an LEI


Alacra tracks the regulatory status of legal entities around the world. We monitor over 50 global regulators that are currently regulating about 85,000 entities. More regulatory mandates are required for the LEI to become more useful.

Top 10 Registration Domiciles for LEIs


The United States continues to be the country with the largest number of LEI entities. The top 4 countries—the US, Germany, Italy and France—are the domicile for over 50% of the entities that have received an LEI.

Percentage of LEI Entities that are Either Funds, Trusts, or SPVs


Similar to our analysis six months ago, about 22% of all the entities that have been assigned an LEI are either a fund, a trust, or an SPV.