Table 6-10
Capital commitments, by limited partner type: 1990–2002
(Billions of U.S. dollars)
 
Limited partner type 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001   2002
All types 2.55 1.48 3.39 4.12 7.35 8.42 10.47 15.18 25.29 60.14 93.44 2.81 2.54
Pension funds 1.34 0.63 1.41 2.43 3.36 3.12 5.74 5.77 15.03 26.16 37.47 0.83 1.12
Banks and insurance 0.24 0.08 0.49 0.43 0.70 1.62 0.30 0.91 2.59 9.32 21.77 0.37 0.24
Endowments and foundations 0.32 0.36 0.63 0.44 1.57 1.65 1.18 2.43 1.58 10.34 19.72 0.29 0.25
Individuals and families 0.29 0.18 0.37 0.30 0.87 1.36 0.68 1.82 2.83 5.77 11.03 0.75 0.35
Corporations 0.17 0.06 0.11 0.34 0.67 0.35 1.98 3.64 2.97 8.54 3.46 0.41 0.21
Foreign investors 0.19 0.17 0.38 0.18 0.18 0.32 0.59 0.61 0.29 0.00 0.00 0.15 0.00
Other NEC 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.18
Intermediaries 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.18
 

NEC = not elsewhere classified

SOURCE: Thomson Financial Services, special tabulations (June 2003).

 
Science and Engineering Indicators 2006