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.
Eurex Repo GmbH is a leading provider for international financing in the secured money market business (repo). Its highly liquid marketplace combines electronic trading with the efficiency and safety of clearing as well as standardized collateral management and settlement for secured funding and financing transactions – and is continuously growing.
A wide range of international fixed income securities and equities can be traded in e.g. EUR, USD, CHF within the General Collateral (GC) and Special Repo segments. Its GC Pooling Market is the European benchmark for standardized secured funding with central clearing.
Euroclear is one of the world’s largest providers of domestic and cross-border settlement and related services for bond, equity, ETF and mutual fund transactions. Euroclear is a proven, resilient capital market infrastructure committed to delivering risk-mitigation, automation and efficiency at scale for its global client franchise. The Euroclear group includes Euroclear Bank – which is rated AA by Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor’s – as well as Euroclear Belgium, Euroclear Finland, Euroclear France, Euroclear Nederland, Euroclear Sweden, Euroclear UK & International and the fund platform MFEX. The Euroclear group settled the equivalent of EUR 992 trillion in securities transactions in 2022, representing 304 million domestic and cross-border transactions, and held EUR 35.6 trillion in assets for clients by end of 2022.
Combining Wall Street expertise with Silicon Valley technology, GLMX has developed a thriving ecosystem for the negotiation, execution and management of securities financing transactions (SFT). Using state-of-the-art streaming technology, GLMX facilitates a wide array of SFT including multi-variable negotiation, lifecycle events management, STP, reporting and data management. Funded by leading Silicon Valley venture capital firms, GLMX brings unparalleled trading and liquidity management workflow efficiencies to existing counterparties in the global securities financing markets. The GLMX solution provides intuitive technology, extremely quick development times and enhanced customisation. These characteristics allow GLMX to create a premium user experience.
LCH Ltd partners with market participants globally to offer clearing services for a diverse range of asset classes, including Equities, Fixed Income, FX, Rates and Repos. Our SwapAgent service extends many of the operational benefits that clearing delivers to the bilateral market. When combined with the flexibility of our ‘open model’ model, LCH continues to set the standard for choice and efficiency in the marketplace.
MarketAxess Post-Trade is a leading provider of trade matching and regulatory reporting services. MarketAxess process over 2.3 billion cross-asset class transactions annually on behalf of its community of over 900 buy- and sell-side firms globally. MarketAxess Match and Repo products offer near real time electronic trade confirmations reducing risk and providing greater control over post-execution processes across both cash and repo transactions. MarketAxess also operates an Approved Publication Arrangement (APA) and Approved Reporting Mechanism (ARM) for MiFID II trade and transaction reporting in addition to providing support for other regulatory regimes.
MarketAxess is headquartered in New York and has offices in London, Amsterdam, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, San Francisco, São Paulo, Hong Kong and Singapore. For more information, please visit www.marketaxess.com/post-trade.
Natixis is a French multinational financial services firm specialized in asset & wealth management, corporate & investment banking, insurance and payments. A subsidiary of Groupe BPCE, the second-largest banking group in France through its two retail banking networks, Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne, Natixis counts nearly 16,000 employees across 38 countries. Its clients include corporations, financial institutions, sovereign and supranational organizations, as well as the customers of Groupe BPCE’s networks. Listed on the Paris stock exchange, Natixis has a solid financial base with a CET1 capital under Basel 3(1) of €11.8 billion, a Basel 3 CET1 Ratio(1) of 11.7% and quality long-term ratings (Standard & Poor’s: A+ / Moody’s: A1 / Fitch Ratings: A+).
(1) Based on CRR-CRD4 rules as reported on June 26, 2013, including the Danish compromise – without phase-in Figures as at 30 September 2020
Pirum offers a secure, centralised automation and connectivity hub for international securities finance (Stock Loan and Repo), cleared and uncleared derivatives and other bilateral transactions. We allow the complete automation of the post-trade and collateral lifecycle.
Processing hundreds of thousands of repo trades globally each day, our suite of services enable our clients to seamlessly affirm repo trade economics on a real time basis, communicate and resolve exceptions with counterparts, instruct tri-party agents and integrate services with a variety of other market vendors.
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.