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CUSIP Global Services Announces Results of LEI Collaboration

August 25, 2014
CUSIP Global Services (CGS), a leading provider of unique security and entity identifiers and descriptive data that enable efficient global trading, today shared the results to date of its near 18-month collaboration with the domestic utility for issuing legal entity identifiers (LEIs).
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CUSIP Global Services Improves Accessibility of U.S. ISIN Basic Service

August 8th, 2014
CUSIP Global Services (CGS), a leading provider of unique security and entity identifiers and descriptive data that enable efficient global trading, today announced that it will simplify the administration of its November 2011 Commitments with the European Commission (EC) to further support the accessibility of its US ISIN Basic Service to users within the European Economic Area (EEA).
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CUSIP Global Services Launches Municipal Pre-Refunded Linkage Service

May 13, 2014
CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the launch of its Municipal Pre-Refunded Linkage Service. Created to identify and link partially pre-refunded municipal bonds into one record, the new product will reduce clerical errors that could arise from the manual process typically followed in today's market.
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Spot Trading LLC Selects CUSIP Global Services for Options Tracking, Mapping and Cross-Referencing

May 7, 2014
CUSIP Global Services (CGS), a leading provider of unique security and entity identifiers and descriptive data that enable efficient global trading, today announced that Spot Trading LLC, a technology-focused proprietary trading firm, has selected the CGS Options Service for tracking options contracts and to assist with internal symbology cross-referencing.
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CUSIP Issuance TrendsArchives »

CUSIP ID Request Volume Projects Increases in U.S. and International Corporate Securities Issuance Activity

CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for July 2014. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, suggests continued growth in new U.S. corporate and international securities issuance and a decrease in municipal bond issuance over the next several weeks.
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Municipal Bond Issuance Trending Down After Five Months of Gains

August 14, 2014
“Though we’re seeing a distinct downward trend in municipal bond and international debt-related issuance volume, the overall capital markets picture is still very strong as we peer a little deeper into the second half of 2014,” said Richard Peterson, Director, Global Markets Intelligence, S&P Capital IQ. “Clearly, actions by the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank will eventually have an impact on these numbers, but, for now, we are seeing signs of continued strength in new security issuance volume."
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