About Our Sponsors
While BNY Mellon is best known as a custody bank, we’re actually much more than that. In fact, we service the entire lifecycle of a transaction, from custody through to trading, funding, liquidity, collateral management and settlement. BNY Mellon is a market leader in agency securities lending, conduit principal securities lending and secured loans and deliver comprehensive services around pledged margin assets, from collateral segregation through to collateral administration. Whether it’s cash equities, ETFs, sovereign or corporate bonds, agencies or MBS, you can execute it all with our capital markets desk. BNY Mellon provides clients access to cost-effective funding and efficient access to money market funds through our Liquidity DIRECT portal.
Broadridge, a global fintech leader with $4 billion in revenue, provides communications, technology, data and analytics. Broadridge offers a suite of global, front to back office securities finance solutions for buy side and sell side. This includes integrated or standalone systems for Securities Lending, Repo, Collateral Management and Collateral Optimization, and an end-to-end transaction reporting solution for SFTR. Broadridge’s solutions help customers to comply with new regulations, increase efficiency, improve strategic decision making and make more intelligent use of capital, balance sheet and liquidity. For more information about Broadridge, please visit www.broadridge.com
EquiLend is a leading provider of trading, post-trade, market data and clearing services for the securities finance industry with offices in New York, Boston, London, Dublin, Hong Kong and Toronto. EquiLend is owned by BlackRock, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Northern Trust, State Street and UBS. EquiLend operates NGT, the securities finance industry’s most active trading platform, as well as a Post-Trade Suite for securities finance operations. DataLend provides performance reporting and global securities finance data to agent lenders, broker-dealers and beneficial owners. EquiLend Clearing Services offers CCP services and connectivity.
eSecLending is an independently owned financial services company providing securities financing, collateral and liquidity services, and default management solutions to institutional investors and clearing organizations worldwide. With a consultative, flexible approach, we partner with clients to deliver tailored solutions which are aligned to each client’s individual requirements, goals and objectives.
Fidelity Capital Markets® (FCM) provides innovative trading and technology solutions, and execution services across multiple asset classes for institutional investors. Our offering includes a suite of electronic brokerage products for equities, options, prime brokerage, securities lending, fixed income, municipal- and bank-issued brokered CD underwriting, and FOREX. For more than 30 years, FCM has successfully worked with asset managers, hedge funds, family offices, endowments, banks, and brokerage firms in support of their business goals. Fidelity has one of the largest retail and institutional presences; this expansive network provides institutional investors with a differentiated offering and greater access to liquidity. We can help clients maximize their investment strategies with our leading market insight, advanced technology solutions, and high-quality trade execution.
Fidelity Agency Lending® provides institutional investors with a customizable securities lending program that can help optimize investment performance and revenue and improve oversight. Our program has more than $2.7 trillion in client assets (as of 12/31/21), capital markets expertise, AI-powered technology, custom program solutions, and proprietary benchmarking tools. Fidelity Agency Lending expands and builds upon the securities lending capabilities established more than 20 years ago in our Capital Markets organization, which also offers Prime Services, Fully Paid Lending, and PB OptimizeSM .
J.P. Morgan Securities Services provides custody, accounting, administration, middle office, collateral and performance management services to institutional investment managers, pension funds and governments. For over four decades, we have helped clients enhance portfolio returns and meet their evolving needs with customized agency lending solutions linked to our global markets and trading capabilities. As an industry leader helping to safeguard over $31 trillion in client assets under custody, we have a strong focus on risk management, innovation, operational excellence, global processing and superior client service.
J.P. Morgan is a global leader in banking, markets and investor services. We provide strategic advice, raise capital, manage risk and extend liquidity to the world’s most prominent corporations, governments and institutions across 100+ countries. www.jpmorgan.com/securities-services
At Northern Trust, we strive to improve performance and drive operational efficiency with our innovative solutions across securities lending, foreign exchange, institutional brokerage and transition management. Securities lending can play a significant role in your investment portfolio and risk management strategy and we are committed to providing you a flexible, customizable and transparent program to bring enhanced returns to investors who lend.
Scotiabank’s global Prime Services/Repo business offers enhanced leverage, broad access to securities lending supply, competitive pricing, capital introduction, equity execution services, repo and synthetic financing. Our highly experienced client service teams based in Toronto, New York, London and Singapore provide 24-hour coverage, delivering expertise and insight in over 35 markets. The Bank of Nova Scotia offers safety, security and an extensive global footprint that enables connectivity around the world. For more information, please visit www.scotiaprimeservices.com and follow us on Twitter @ScotiabankGBM.
State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) is one of the world’s leading providers of financial services to institutional investors including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading. With $43.7 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration as of December 31, 2021, State Street operates globally in more than 100 geographic markets and employs approximately 39,000 worldwide. For more information, visit State Street’s website at www.statestreet.com.
State Street Global Markets – We strive to enhance and preserve the value of your portfolio by providing easier access to integrated liquidity, financing and research. We back our trading and securities lending solutions with proprietary technology that mitigates risk, and with flow research that offers insights into investor behavior. We offer the channels, choices and products that make financing and cash management simpler and more efficient. You can access our solutions individually or combine them to maximize opportunities for alpha generation and effective funding of investment strategies.