Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1934-1953 (2)--Original Data, 1953-1964. These Estimates Include Security Offerings For "General Corporate Purposes," For Aquisition Of Property, Working Capital, Other Securities, And Repayment Of Debts That Are Not Securities (Bank Loans, Mortgages). Data Have Been Derived By Adding Securities Issued For "Repayment Of Other Debt" And For "Other Purposes." Data For The Months Of August, October And December Of 1942 Are Not Listed Because The Data For Each Of These Months Were Less Than $500,000. 1953 Figures Were Obtained From The Survey Of Current Business, February 1954, After Which One Figure Is Shown For Securities Issued For "Other Purposes" And For "Repayment Of Other Debt." However, The New Figure In Each Month Of 1953 Is Not Identical With The Sum Of The Earlier Figures. The Revisions Made In Addition To The Reclassification Have Not Been Explained. Source: For 1934-1940 Data: Banking And Monetary Statistics, 1943, Table 138 In The Section Entitled"Money Rates And Security Markets"; Data For 1941-1953 Were Furnished By The Survey Of Current Business, 1947 Statistical Supplement And Subsequent Issues
This NBER data series m10118a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 10 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter10.html.
NBER Indicator: m10118a
National Bureau of Economic Research, New Corporate Securities Offered for Cash, Proposed Use of Estimated Net Proceeds Other Than New Money and Retirement of Securities for United States [M1018AUSM144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M1018AUSM144NNBR, September 26, 2017.