MFN assists companies worldwide with their ISIN number applications for stocks, bonds, funds, and more. Funds and entities worldwide can obtain ISIN codes for clearing and settlement purposes or for other reasons. Typically a prospectus or private placement memorandum or offering memorandum is needed to apply for and obtain an ISIN, or international securities identification number. MFN can help. ISINs are issued for stocks and bonds, notes, (for stocks both common and preferred), futures, warrant, rights, trusts, commercial paper, options, multiple classes of securities and more. Both public and private companies can be issued or obtain ISINs. Additionally, funds of all types, such as hedge funds, mutual funds, feeder funds, segregated portfolios, unit trusts and much more seek ISIN numbers for their securities.
Why to Companies and Funds Obtain ISIN numbers
ISIN Codes are utilized globally as they are the only universally accepted securities identification number in the world. An ISIN is the primary securities identifier used by banks, stock exchanges, both onshore and offshore, brokers, brokerage houses, and more. Ticker symbols vary from stock exchange to stock exchange and are not the same, while ISIN codes are the only underlying common denominators for identification purposes.