APIs and Operations
Licensing
All display of online press release information in any application must reference the original URL of the press release on the wire service web site.
CUSIP and ISIN are licensed identifiers and require a license from S&P Capital IQ in applicable regions.
Related Products
XigniteFundamentals: Current fundamental data for North American companies
XigniteFinancials: Financial data for North American companies
XigniteEarningsCalendar: Forward-looking earnings and events calendar data
Data Sources
Xignite collects, compiles and curates its press release information from RSS feeds from the following sources:

Corporate Press Release Headlines API

This API offers corporate press release headline and content for US and Canadian companies.

Key Features

  • Coverage for major wire companies (MarketWire, PR NewsWire)
  • Press releases by company or across the whole market
  • Press releases by symbol, cusip, CIK and other identifiers
  • Historical press release by security and source

Key Benefits

  • Use a single easy-to-use API to obtain comprehensive, institutional quality corporate and company press releases from trusted sources
  • Easily embed press release headlines in your applications--including spreadsheets, websites, mobile apps and other corporate applications
  • Dramatically reduce time to market for apps that need new and press release content
  • Eliminate the pains and complexity of legacy news feeds by using cloud APIs

Data Coverage At-A-Glance

  • Asset Class: US and Canadian listed equities.
  • Exchanges Covered: NASDAQ, NYSE, TSX.
  • Timeliness: Delayed a few minutes from release by the newswire service.
  • Coverage: Coverage is entirely based on the use of the supported newswire services, by companies.

Key Data Points

  • Release Headline: Release ID, security, source type, type, URL, title, date