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Education Programs

CGS identifiers are invaluable in accurately identifying a financial instrument, processing income payments and bringing a high level of efficiency to front- and back-office functions. CGS's Education Programs have been specifically designed to help users understand the structure and application of the CUSIP system and are offered free of charge in Seminar and Webinar format.

CUSIP Global Services:
From A to Z

  • 1.

    Learn about the history behind the CUSIP system and how it has evolved with the market's needs.
  • 2.

    Understand the crucial role of standards within the capital markets.
  • 3.

    Listen to our experts talk about the value of CUSIP data and products, whether consumed directly or indirectly through a vendor.
  • 4.

    Explore the full range of asset class coverage, including syndicated loans, options, and hedge funds.
  • 5.

    Gain insight into the CUSIP issuance process and the technology behind it.
  • 6.

    Recognize the industry input and thought leadership that fuels the growth of CUSIP Global Services.

Online Learning Modules

Understand the role CGS identifiers play in a security's life cycle, gain in-depth knowledge on municipal and corporate securities, learn how corporate actions affect CGS identifiers, and hear about special asset classes, including medium term notes, 144A's, derivatives, syndicated loans and more.

There are six online modules available for your reference on our Solutions Center:

Associated Issuers

Link related issuers

Associated Issuers links related issuers in the CUSIP/CGS CINS database that may have different CUSIP 6 numbers due to corporate actions or because of a high volume of issuances.

Portfolio Services

Check your CGS instrument identifiers

The Validation Service checks CUSIP, CGS CINS, and CGS ISIN identifiers in your security Master File of Portfolio. CGS subscribers and licensees are entitled to an annual validation review of their holdings at no charge.

Upcoming Events


For more information on upcoming seminars, or to arrange a seminar right at your offices, call Sean Barrie at 212-438-4028 or e-mail sean.barrie@spglobal.com

Education Programs

CGS identifiers are invaluable in accurately identifying a financial instrument, processing income payments and bringing a high level of efficiency to front- and back-office functions. CGS’s Education Programs have been specifically designed to help users understand the structure and application of the CUSIP system and are offered free of charge in Seminar and Webinar format.

CUSIP Global Services:
From A to Z

  • 1.

    Learn about the history behind the CUSIP system and how it has evolved with the market's needs.
  • 2.

    Understand the crucial role of standards within the capital markets.
  • 3.

    Listen to our experts talk about the value of CUSIP data and products, whether consumed directly or indirectly through a vendor.
  • 4.

    Explore the full range of asset class coverage, including syndicated loans, options, and hedge funds.
  • 5.

    Gain insight into the CUSIP issuance process and the technology behind it.
  • 6.

    Recognize the industry input and thought leadership that fuels the growth of CUSIP Global Services.

Online Learning Modules

Understand the role CGS identifiers play in a security's life cycle, gain in-depth knowledge on municipal and corporate securities, learn how corporate actions affect CGS identifiers, and hear about special asset classes, including medium term notes, 144A’s, derivatives, syndicated loans and more.

There are six online modules available for your reference on our Solutions Center:

Associated Issuers

Link related issuers

Associated Issuers links related issuers in the CUSIP/CGS CINS database that may have different CUSIP 6 numbers due to corporate actions or because of a high volume of issuances.

Portfolio Services

Check your CGS instrument identifiers

The Validation Service checks CUSIP, CGS CINS, and CGS ISIN identifiers in your security Master File of Portfolio. CGS subscribers and licensees are entitled to an annual validation review of their holdings at no charge.

Upcoming Events


For more information on upcoming seminars, or to arrange a seminar right at your offices, call Sean Barrie at 212-438-4028 or e-mail sean.barrie@spglobal.com

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