Experts are hard pressed to make predictions on how the securities lending market is going to fare after a year punctuated by the pandemic, fastest market crash and recovery in history, massive central bank intervention, ongoing US election turmoil, Brexit, social upheaval and, in general, uncertainty and volatility. Here are some of the main themes that emerged from a series of conferences and interviews on the 2021 outlook.
Industry participants predict seclending trends for 2021 (Premium)
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