The Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR) go-live since July is widely seen as a success with acknowledge rates for reports in the high 90s, and growing through September. As the…Read More
The headlines look good: based on the ICMA ERCC’s June 2017 data collection, the European repo market grew 6.4% since December 2016 and 12.4% since June 2016 based on a…Read More
The latest ICMA survey sets baseline size of the European repo market at EUR 6,455 billion, suggesting a recovery in market volumes since December 2016. Using a constant sample of…Read More
The latest ICMA European Repo Council Survey is out; behind the headlines are some interesting trends
The new ICMA European Repo Council survey was just released. The headline numbers don’t show a lot of change in the overall size of the market beyond the normal ebb…Read More
Will the OFR and NY Fed Repo tracking project capture financing outside of traditional repo products? Not likely.
The Federal Reserve and the OFR have been working on a project to track the repo markets. But will they be able to capture everything that is economically a financing…Read More