Bank Of Nova Scotia (BNS)

Bank of Nova Scotia engages in the provision of financial products and services, including personal, commercial, corporate, and investment banking. It operates through the following segments: Canadian Banking, International Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Other. The Other segment includes group treasury, smaller operating segments and business line elimination items. The company was founded on March 30, 1832 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

BNS stock data

Investment data

Data from SEC filings
Top 50 of 796 long holdings
End of quarter 30 Jun 22
$27.37B 582.09M
$1.1B 8.02M
$599.32M 2.33M
$496.66M 4.68M
$462.77M 1.22M
$378.19M 2.43M
$352.64M 4.2M
$316.79M 3.12M
$304.85M 1.8M
$258.79M 1.92M
$241.29M 1.83M
$218.08M 5.57M
$196.08M 2.02M
$181.05M 1.83M
$178.84M 3.2M
$162.94M 1.48M
$160.49M 1.34M
$146.06M 1.82M
$145.05M 4.66M
$134.79M 759.32K
$131.63M 2.51M
$129.28M 1.75M
$128.62M 3.93M
$128.2M 1.5M
$125.14M 2.86M
$118.93M 998.4K
$109.99M 3.24M
$106.61M 380.38K
$102.44M 15.52M
$96.63M 1.26M
$90.27M 706.63K
$89.57M 2.23M
$88.53M 615.68K
$87.43M 1.38M
$82.63M 37.77K
$80.56M 295.06K
$80.22M 870.35K
$75.79M 1.1M
$75.07M 450.41K
$73.52M 3.36M
$72.16M 1.15M
$71.7M 1.16M
$68.77M 980.66K
$68.52M 889.87K
$67.77M 1.09M
$67.66M 266.65K
$66.61M 718.95K
$66.44M 530K
$65.98M 2.17M
$63.41M 195.57K
Holdings list only includes long positions. Only includes long positions.


30 Nov 21
9 Aug 22
31 Oct 22
Quarter (USD) Oct 21 Oct 20 Oct 20 Oct 19
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43.6% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 428 427 +0.2%
Opened positions 50 63 -20.6%
Closed positions 49 43 +14.0%
Increased positions 160 138 +15.9%
Reduced positions 129 136 -5.1%
13F shares Current Prev Q Change
Total value 37.35B 38.52B -3.0%
Total shares 519.85M 539.53M -3.6%
Total puts 8.22M 12.28M -33.0%
Total calls 4.53M 8.07M -43.9%
Total put/call ratio 1.8 1.5 +19.3%
Largest owners Shares Value Change
RY Royal Bank Of Canada 109.13M $7.83B -2.3%
BMO Bank of Montreal 54.03M $3.95B +2.0%
Vanguard 41M $2.94B +3.3%
TD Asset Management 23.15M $1.66B -2.8%
CIBC World Markets 19.83M $1.42B -8.9%
MKFCF Mackenzie Financial 18.35M $1.32B -8.1%
1832 Asset Management 17.57M $1.24B +2.0%
Capital World Investors 17.55M $1.26B -15.2%
TD Toronto Dominion Bank 16.22M $1.16B +6.7%
Jarislowsky, Fraser 14.62M $1.05B -13.8%
Largest transactions Shares Bought/sold Change
Norges Bank 0 -10.74M EXIT
BAC Bank Of America 14.23M +6.7M +89.0%
FIL 5.36M -3.33M -38.3%
Capital World Investors 17.55M -3.14M -15.2%
RY Royal Bank Of Canada 109.13M -2.57M -2.3%
Amundi 3.26M +2.37M +265.2%
Jarislowsky, Fraser 14.62M -2.34M -13.8%
Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, The 5.49M -2.05M -27.2%

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