Bloomberg to Offer Mapping Service to BBGID


Bloomberg has launched a free service to help organizations map the new Bloomberg Global ID (BBGID) to other identifiers, according to a speaker at the Asia Pacific Financial Information Summit in Hong Kong in October.

BBGID is a 12-digit alphanumeric financial instrument identification code, which is free to use and distribute. Singapore-based Grace Lau at Bloomberg said firms can download the symbology from a website or send Bloomberg a file with securities they need BBGID identifiers for.


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