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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 April 13, 2016
New Municipal Bond Activity Up 26% vs. February Totals
CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for March 2016. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, suggests continued growth in issuance of new corporate and municipal debt offerings over the next several weeks.Read Report
CUSIP Request Volume Surges for Second Straight Month, Forecasts Steady Growth in New Corporate and Municipal Bond Issuance
"The combination of the U.S. Federal Reserve signaling a cautious approach to rate increases and the decision by the European Central Bank to include investment-grade corporate bonds in its buying program has driven a bullish outlook for debt and equity issuers," said Richard Peterson, Senior Director, S&P Global Market Intelligence. "While we anticipate future issuance volume to be highly sensitive to changes in monetary policy, the outlook for right now is signaling continued growth in new issuance." Read Press Release