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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 15, 2016
Requests for New Corporate Debt CUSIPs Continue to Grow, Muni Volume Hits 4-Month High
CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for October 2016. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, found continued growth in the pre-trade market for corporate securities and municipal bonds.Read Report
CUSIP Data Forecasts Surge in U.S. Corporate and Muni Debt Issuance
"A number of factors are at play in this data. In addition to the overall favorable lending environment, we're also seeing significant M&A deal volume, which is increasing the demand for new debt instruments to finance those transactions," said Richard Peterson, Senior Director, S&P Global Market Intelligence. "This combination of low interest rates and relatively robust capital markets activity should create a recipe for strong security issuance volumes as we head into 2017."Read Press Release