Securities Lending: OCC’s securities lending CCP activity was up 47 percent in new loans from March 2015 with 168,026 transactions last month. Year-to-date stock loan activity increased 43 percent from 2015 with 455,124 new loan transactions in 2016. The average daily loan value at OCC in March was $145,017,184,282.
Options Clearing Corp seclending CCP up 47% in March 2016 from previous year
Federal Reserve finalizes rule adding certain investment grade general obligation state and local municipal bonds to types of assets big banks may hold to meet liquidity needs during time of financial stress
In blockchain for repo initiative, DTCC goes head-to-head against Fedwire securities settlement services (Premium)