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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 June 17, 2017
CUSIP Requests Surge in May Signaling Growth in Corporate and Muni Bond Issuance
NEW YORK, NY, JUNE 12, 2017 - CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for May 2017. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity, found a surge in the pre-trade market for corporate and municipal bonds in May. This increased demand for new CUSIP IDs for corporate and municipal bonds is suggestive of a possible uptick in new security issuance volume over the coming weeks.Read Report
Pre-Trade Municipal Bond Activity Shows Highest Monthly Volumes of 2017
" In the big picture, we're seeing very healthy levels of CUSIP request volume, indicative of robust new issuance activity," said Richard Peterson, Senior Director, S&P Global Market Intelligence. "But the path we've been taking to get there has been bumpy with monthly surges in activity followed by slow-downs over the course of the year."Read Press Release