Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of BNS through the 54.78% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Major Banks industry. Last, during the quarter ended January 2016, these large investors purchased a net $44.1 million shares.
Mutual fund holders
Largest Quarterly Institutional Transactions
Latest Institutional Activity
CIBC WORLD MARKETS, INC. Bought 50.2 Million shares of Bank of Nova Scotia
FIAM (CANADA) ULC Bought 3.5 Million shares of Bank of Nova Scotia
THE VANGUARD GROUP, INC. Bought 3.3 Million shares of Bank of Nova Scotia