Over the past few years, Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) adoption by market participants has increased exponentially, especially noticeable among the buy-side involved in securities financing transactions. We speak with Stephan Wolf, CEO of the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF), and get insights from Stuart Skeel, Securities Finance EMEA Business Management at BNY Mellon, about the latest developments. It’s our first article in a three-part series exploring how numbering agencies are integrating with financial transactions in an evolving digital tech world.
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