Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is CMDPortal?
CMDPortal is an independent Collaborative Market Data
network for bond and money market professionals. We provide access to a robust
dataset, flexible data analysis tools and insightful research on fixed income
products. Our services are available to buy and sell side professionals;
institutional asset managers, issuers and intermediaries.
2. What type of data can I get from CMD
We run coverage on a broad suite of fixed income products –
Syndicated & Private Placement Bond Issues, Euro Commercial Paper, Structured
Notes, Schuldschein, Green Bonds, etc. Our networked securities database offers
real-time insights, containing over 15 million unique securities. Our ISIN x
ISIN model allows users to drill down to analyse details on individual
3. I need the big
picture. What else do you have?
Our regular reports are tailored to subscribers based on
their preferences. Access monthly insights on the market segment that matters
to you. Subscribers can use our expansive database to create their own customised
reports. Just talk to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any interest you may have.
We will be sure to provide the right solution.
4. What data tools do
Data Sheet: create time series and download data
reports using customised filters.
New Issue Viewer: track market developments in
real time and utilise the pricing matrix to compare new issues done.
Fund Holdings: We aggregate portfolio holdings
on an ISIN x ISIN basis from nearly 400 funds.
5. How is your data
Our data network operates on a collaborative basis. We
operate a network of over 7,000 issuers, dealers, and investors that provide us
with daily updates.
6. What is your
Indication of Interest (IOI) platform?
The Indications of Interest (IOI) platform is a centralised
location for posting and viewing the credit profile, outstanding instruments,
programme documentation and funding objectives of over 3,200 issuers. Using
this simple tool, issuers communicate their funding targets to dealers. Issuers
control the audience – only their selected dealers can view the targets. Over
2,300 dealers can view information on their appointed funding programmes in
once centralised location, and engage with issuers using this unique and first
in the market platform.
7. What type of research does CMD Portal
As a collaborative network, we encourage contributions from
investment banks, asset managers, and issuers. Our collaborative daily email
contains insights on published research, fixed income flow, and programme
updates. Subscribing clients also have access to team of Analysts to conduct
research for them using the unique CMDportal Securties database.
8. Are all comments and contributions
Yes, CMDPortal runs on the principle that all comments and
contributions on CMD Portal are to be understood as representing the author’s
personal point of view, and do not necessarily represent the views of the
organisation he or she works for.