Technical Notice

Reminder: FINRA-Bloomberg Indices to be Discontinued

October 22, 2018

Beginning Thursday, November 1, 2018, FINRA will discontinue processing the FINRA-Bloomberg Active U.S. Corporate Bond Indices.

The following FINRA TRACE Corporate and Agency (CA) API files will continue to have historical data available for download for the February 4, 2011 through October 31, 2018 period:

  • Indices (Investment Grade, High Yield)
  • 10 Most Active Index Bonds (Investment Grade, High Yield)
  • Leading and Lagging Movers (Investment Grade, High Yield)
  • Index Components (Investment Grade, High Yield)

Version 4.9 of the TRACE Corporate and Agency API specification reflects these changes.

Questions regarding this notice should be directed to FINRA Product Management or call (866) 899-2107.