US Quarterly Highlights, Second Quarter 2017

A quarterly snapshot containing statistics and graphs on the U.S. capital markets, including issuance, trading volume and outstanding data broken down by asset class.


Long-term securities issuance totaled $1.73 trillion in 2Q’17, a 9.8 percent decrease from $1.92 trillion in 1Q’17 and a 12.8 percent decline year-over-year. Municipal, agency, and asset-backed securities experienced increases q-o-q in the second quarter, while Treasury, mortgage-related, corporate, and equity securities experienced declines.


SIFMA Research

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