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S&P Capital IQ Names New Head of CUSIP Global Services

May 27, 2015
The S&P Capital IQ division of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE:MHFI) whose CUSIP Global Services (CGS) unit produces identifying instruments and entities that support efficient global capital markets, today announced that Scott Preiss, currently CGS's Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, has been promoted to the role of Global Head & Managing Director, replacing Jim Taylor, who is retiring, on July 1, after 28 years of service.
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CUSIP to Integrate with Ipreo New-Issue Solutions

March 24, 2015
Ipreo, a premier global provider of market intelligence and productivity solutions to financial services and corporate professionals, and CUSIP Global Services (CGS), a leading provider of unique security and entity identifiers, announced the signing of an agreement whereby Ipreo's new-issuance systems will serve as a global, cross-asset class point of origination for CUSIP and ISIN requests on primary new-issue transactions.
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Association of National Numbering Agencies Enhances ISIN Database

December 9, 2014
The Association of National Numbering Agencies (ANNA) has announced enhancements to its ANNA Service Bureau database (ASB) to improve transparency in global markets. Implemented by CUSIP Global Services and SIX Financial Information, who operate the ASB on behalf of the ANNA membership, the new enhancements include the addition of a number of new standardized data fields that will provide deeper entity and security-level detail to market participants.
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CUSIP Issuance TrendsArchives »

New Bond Issuance 'Frenzy' May Be Slowing Down

CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for June 2015. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, suggests a possible slow-down in new corporate and municipal bond issuance over the next several weeks.
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CUSIP Request Volume Shows Second Consecutive Monthly Decline Among Corporate and Municipal Bond Issuers

July 9, 2015
"It's no coincidence that the first signs of a slowdown in the pace of new bond issuance are coinciding with signals from the Federal Reserve that interest rates will be rising soon, said Richard Peterson, Senior Director of Global Markets Intelligence, S&P Capital IQ. However, we expect to see continued volatility in these numbers in the coming months as the capital markets continue to watch the Fed and the global market environment closely for signs of when rates may rise." Read Press Release »

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