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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 October 17, 2016
U.S. Corporate Debt Issuance Poised to Surge, CUSIP Data Shows
CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for September 2016. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, found a 14-month high in corporate debt volume in the month of September. Municipal bond activity, which had been steadily increasing for several months, edged lower during the month.Read Report
Requests for New Corporate Debt CUSIPs Hit 2016 High in September, Muni Volume Edges Lower
“The big story on new debt issuance is all about the Federal Reserve and their decision to keep rates low,” said Richard Peterson, Senior Director, S&P Global Market Intelligence. “As long as corporate and municipal issuers can take advantage of these historically low interest rates, we expect the trend of strong new debt issuance volume to continue in force.”Read Press Release