US Corporate Bonds Statistics

SIFMA Research tracks issuance, trading and outstanding data for the U.S. corporate bond market. Issuance data is broken out into investment grade/high yield, nonconvertible/convertible, callable/noncallable and fixed rate/floating rate. Trading volume data has investment grade/high yield, public/144A, nonconvertible/convertible, by rating and interdealer breakouts. Data is downloadable by monthly, quarterly and annual statistics and includes trend analysis.

YTD statistics include:

  • Issuance (as of January) $223.4 billion, +27.3% Y/Y
  • Trading (as of January) $53.1 billion ADV, +14.4% Y/Y
  • Outstanding (as of 3Q23) $10.6 trillion, +3.0% Y/Y