issuance issuance  /ˈɪ ʃu əns/


  • (n) the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity)



  1. In good times, AIG's massive CDS-issuance business minted money for the insurer's other companies.
  2. The issuance of these securities, which gin up lending for things like auto loans, student loans and credit cards, essentially disappeared in October.
  3. Since I'm a big fan of charts showing asset-backed security issuance, I was quite excited when Justin pointed out this set of graphics.


  1. CUSIP Global Services Projects Continued Growth in Bond Issuance

    NEW YORK, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CUSIP Global Services (CGS) today announced the release of its CUSIP Issuance Trends Report for May 2013. The report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Fitch Confirms Chase Issuance Trust CHASEseries Notes on Re-opening of Class A (2013-4)

    Fitch Ratings has confirmed all outstanding ratings assigned to the Chase Issuance Trust CHASEseries notes in connection with the additional issuance of $235,000,000 of CHASEseries Class A notes.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Datacard Group Continues to Expand its Desktop System Portfolio with New Datacard® CE840™ Instant Issuance System

    Datacard Group, the world leader in secure ID and card personalization solutions, announced today their continued investment and expansion of its desktop card issuance product port
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. Leavitt says "freedom of conscience is not to be surrendered upon issuance of a medical degree."
    on Aug 21, 2008 By: Mike Leavitt Source: Washington Post

  2. "If we are not receiving the cooperation and transparency this Committee and the American people are demanding from Toyota, I would fully support the issuance of a subpoena," said Issa, ranking minority member on the House Oversight Committee....
    on Feb 11, 2010 By: Darrell Issa Source: ABC News

  3. Blagojevich, Murphy testified, said "he stays a million miles away from the issuance of state contracts."
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Rod Blagojevich Source: The Associated Press

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