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What’s Behind a CUSIP Number?
More than 45 years of information on corporate capital changes in the US and Canada. Detailed data on more than 26 million financial instruments and their issues. 1000-2000 new identifiers created each day.Learn More
A rigorous, time-tested process originates and maintains reliable data users can trust. Up to 60 different data elements are analyzed to uniquely classify each instrument. The result? An identifier that’s meaningful, informative, accurate and efficient.Learn More
Unrivaled data management and access options. Direct web and FTP links with pipe-delimited or XML data feeds. APIs with intra-day, daily and weekly updates. State-of-the-art Disaster Recovery Infrastructure.Learn More
Coverage of corporate, government, municipal and international securities; IPOs; preferred stock; funds; CDs; derivatives; U.S. and Canadian listed options; and syndicated loans – new financial instruments and geographic regions continually added.Learn More
CUSIP Issuance Trends November 12, 2015
New Corporate Volume Hits 2015 High
CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for October 2015. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, suggests a surge in new corporate and municipal bond issuance over the next several weeks.Read Report
CUSIP Request Volume Reverses 5-Month Slump, Forecasts Surge in U.S. Corporate and Municipal Bond Issuance
"What we’re seeing in the current CUSIP issuance numbers is a 'dash for debt' among U.S. corporate and municipal issuers who are looking to raise fund ahead of an interest rate increase from the Fed," said Richard Peterson, Senior Director of Global Markets Intelligence, S&P Capital IQ. "CUSIP request volumes will be instructive as we draw closer to a rate rise, offering us an early look at how capital markets might respond in a rising rate environment."Read Press Release