US Capital Markets Deck 2017

America has the largest and deepest capital markets in the world – according to the Federal Reserve, the capital markets provide approximately 80% of debt financing for businesses in the U.S. The securities industry facilitates access to those markets, creating investor opportunity, capital formation, job creation and economic growth.

Debt financing of Non-Financial Corporations 2016

About the Report

An overview of the U.S. capital markets.


SIFMA Research 

  • Kyle Brandon, Managing Director, Director of Research
  • Sharon Sung, Assistant Vice President, Research
  • Justyna Podziemska, Senior Associate, Research