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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 JANUARY 12, 2017
CUSIP Request Volume Dips Amid Rising Rates and Post-Election Jitters
NEW YORK, NY, JANUARY 12, 2017 - CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for December 2016. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, found a notable slowdown in the pre-trade market for corporate securities and municipal bonds for the second straight month of December.Read Report
Corporate and Municipal Bond Issuers Signal End to New Issuance Party
"The combination of a strong stock market response to the election, a Fed rate rise and collective uncertainty about the transition of power in the White House, it is of little surprise that issuers have signaled a pause during the month of December," said Richard Peterson, Senior Director, S&P Global Market Intelligence. "We will continue to watch the CUSIP indicator as a key temperature gauge for new issuance volume as we head into the New Year."Read Press Release