Unlock Millions of Unique Identifiers
As the data for each security assigned a CUSIP number are collected from documents on a pre-trade basis, the CGS database serves as the backbone for Securities Master Files among both vendor and user firms throughout the industry.
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Coverage includes corporate, government, municipal and international securities; IPO’s, preferred stock, funds, CDs and competitive/negotiated deals, derivatives, U.S. and Canadian listed and U.S. syndicated loans – and it’s always expanding.
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More than just identifiers: CGS databases contain up to 60 different data elements relating to over 26 million financial instruments, plus event-driven corporate actions such as name changes, mergers, acquisitions and reverse splits.
CGS Database Services
Optimize efficiencies with sector-specific CGS databases and issue-alert servicesLearn More
Identifier Solution Services
Accurately map and compare data in real time with multiple CGS Linkages ServicesLearn More
Confirm and maintain accuracy of CGS identifiers with CGS Portfolio ServicesLearn More
Create a common reference point for Equity Options, Syndicated Loans and Hedge Fund Services with CGS Segment ServicesLearn More
Choose between web look-up service for the entire CUSIP database or Municipal Issuer Access for disclosure reporting purposesLearn More
CGS for the European Economic Area
Access and identify instruments of global interest with US ISIN Basic ServiceLearn More
CGS assigns identifiers to publicly traded entities and the financial instruments associated with those entities.Learn More
*License fees for CGS’ commercial database products apply to both direct customers (those who subscribe to an appropriate licensed product directly from CGS) and indirect customers (those who obtain CGS data from authorized vendors/information providers).