ISIN.com assists companies and funds worldwide obtain their International Securities Identification Number. ISIN is a world leading consulting firm specializing in obtaining ISIN codes, CUSIP numbers, drafting bond offerings, writing a public prospectus and assisting with initial public offerings and more. ISIN.com works with companies worldwide to ensure that one’s offering is structured correctly and to achieve maximum exposure for one’s business.
ISIN codes are popular and often times needed for companies and funds that have investors or are seeking to raise capital. An ISIN code has many functions, most prominently the ISIN number is used to clear and settlement trades, whether for private or for public companies. Those that apply for ISINs are need an ISIN application for such needs are encourage to create the proper documents for the ISINs to be issued, such as an offering memorandum, prospectus, or other ‘equivalent’ document that outlines the securities being offered, or the securities that need the international securities identification number.
What is an ISIN number?
An ISIN number, or “ISIN”, or international securities identification number, is a 12 digit code consisting of numbers and letters that distinctly identify securities like stocks and bonds. ISIN numbers are more than 30 years old, and today have been adopted by many countries and exchanges as the sole method used in identifying securities. They are more precise than ticker symbols and other codes and are fast becoming the world’s sole method for securities identification.
Obtain ISIN Numbers
Learn how ISIN.com can obtain an ISIN number for your company’s securities. Obtaining an ISIN code for stocks, bonds and other securities is often needed for companies seeking to raise capital, whether debt or equity. The ISIN number code distinctly identifies the securities of the company or fund. The ISIN number is vital for cross border trading and communication.
Getting an ISIN
To get an ISIN number is usually achieved by drafting the proper documentation and then applying for the correct ISIN code. For a public company usually a prospectus is needed, while for a private company seeking to raise capital a private placement memorandum or offering memorandum is needed. This is also true for obtaining a CUSIP number.
Obtain a CUSIP Number
To obtain a CUSIP number a company or fund must also draft the proper documentation and apply for the CUSIP number. To get a CUSIP number one must apply to the proper agency that allocates the CUSIP. ISIN.com can assist your company with the drafting of the documentation and the CUSIP application process.
Why Get an ISIN Code or CUSIP Number
An ISIN number or CUSIP number is a standard code that is needed today. The numbers help identify a security, much like a social security number does for a person. For cross border trading, an ISIN number is imperative for clearing and settlement.