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Commercial paper (CP) consists of short-term, promissory notes issued primarily by corporations. Maturities range up to 270 days but average about 30 days. Many companies use CP to raise cash needed for current transactions, and many find it to be a lower-cost alternative to bank loans.


cp [-m {15d,30d,60d,7d,90d,overnight}] [-c {asset_backed,financial,non_financial,spread}] [-g {a2_p2,aa}] [-o] [-d] [-s START_DATE] [-e END_DATE]


maturity-m --maturityWhat type you'd like to collect data for30dTrue15d, 30d, 60d, 7d, 90d, overnight
category-c --categoryWhat category you'd like to collect data forfinancialTrueasset_backed, financial, non_financial, spread
grade-g --gradeWhat grade you'd like to collect data foraaTruea2_p2, aa
options-o --optionsSee the available optionsFalseTrueNone
description-d --descriptionWhether to provide a description of the data.FalseTrueNone
start_date-s --startStarting date (YYYY-MM-DD) of data1980-01-01TrueNone
end_date-e --endEnding date (YYYY-MM-DD) of dataNoneTrueNone

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