Securities Financing

SunGard to Offer Same Day Securities Lending Data

SunGard is now offering same day securities lending data through SunGard’s Astec Analytics Lending Pit solution, helping customers improve price discovery, increase profitability and decrease risk.

Posted on: 22 Jun, 2011

NASDAQ and Data Explorers launch optimised index

NASDAQ and Data Explorers have unveiled the NASDAQ-100 Data Explorers Optimised Index.

Posted on: 05 May, 2011

Daiwa Capital Markets finalises the purchase of KBC's Global Convertible Bond and Asian Equity Derivatives businesses

Today KBC Group finalised the sale of its Global Convertible Bond and Asian Equity Derivatives businesses to Daiwa Capital Markets (registered name in Japan is Daiwa Securities Capital Markets) for a total consideration of approximately USD 1.2 bi

Posted on: 28 Mar, 2011

JP Morgan to accept gold as collateral for sec lending and repo obligations

JP Morgan has become the only tri-party collateral manager to accept physical gold as collateral to satisfy securities lending and repo obligations with counterparties.

Posted on: 07 Feb, 2011

Deutsche Bank to provide third-party securities lending services for MOSERS

Deutsche Bank today announced that it has won a mandate to provide third-party securities lending services for MOSERS, a major US public retirement fund.

Posted on: 20 Jan, 2011

BBH unveils securities lending mobile application for iPhone and Blackberry

Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH) has launched a securities lending mobile application for the iPhone and Blackberry.

Posted on: 11 Jan, 2011

Citadel loses three senior executives at securites unit in latest series of depatures

Citadel, the Chicago-based hedge fund manager and investment bank, has lost three senior executives at its securities unit.

Posted on: 04 Jan, 2011

OCC sees jump in stock loan activity in December 2010

The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) stock loan program (including OTC and AQS) saw a 51% increase in new loan activity with 649,429 new transactions in December 2010 compared to this
time last year.

Posted on: 03 Jan, 2011

SERS sues Wells Fargo over losses incurred by Wachovia Global Securities Lending unit

The School Employees Retirement System (SERS) of Ohio is suing Wells Fargo to recover $29.6 million in losses incurred by Wachovia – the bank Wells Fargo acquired in December 2008.

Posted on: 31 Dec, 2010

Securitisation makes few advances in 2010, according to the ICFR

There was little progress on securitisation in 2010, according to the International Centre for Financial Regulation (ICFR), a London-based thought leadership body on financial regulation.

Posted on: 29 Dec, 2010


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