Total Return Futures are establishing themselves as an alternative to swaps, and at our upcoming Finadium Investors in Securities Lending Conference in Paris on 24 September, we are gathering Crédit…Read More
Traiana is automating equity swaps processing and aims to become the central utility for dealing with daily reconciliations across trade, valuation and payments reporting: some of the most tedious manual…Read More
We spoke with Mike McClain, General Manager of equity clearing and settlement at DTCC’s National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC), and Laura Klimpel, Managing Director of Clearing Agency Services at DTCC,…Read More
There have been a handful of articles recently on ETFs, and in particular on the use of EFTs as collateral. Could ETFs become widely accepted as collateral in securities lending,…Read More
It is no secret that regulatory change brings out innovation (necessity and all that). Lately we’ve been seeing more proof of this in the securities finance space. Besides product launches…Read More
Tri-party equity repo jumps up 40% yoy as repo desks shift to more volatile collateral in search of P&L. But will the Fed look kindly?
There have been a couple articles recently about the tri-party fire sales and higher market share of equity tri-party repo. Lets connect some of the dots. Continue readingRead More
There was an interesting article in September 28th IFR on equity repo: “Repo dislocation hits delta one desks” by Helen Bartholomew. We think it is worth a read. Continue readingRead More