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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 August 16, 2016
U.S. Corporate Issuance Up in July, CUSIP Requests Show
CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for July 2016. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, shows an increase in corporate requests but a drop in municipal requests.Read Report
Municipal Requests Decline 30% Largely Due to State Fiscal Timing
"With ongoing economic and political instability, particularly in Europe, it makes sense this pre-capital markets activity would continue to show weakness,” said Richard Peterson, Senior Director, S&P Global Market Intelligence. “Given that governments have a ways to go before settling on solutions, we expect issuance to remain weak for the foreseeable future.”Read Press Release