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Securities Lending 101: Understanding Market Metrics

With the introduction of specialized market data providers such as DataLend, monitoring metrics on a daily basis has become a critical task for participants in the securities finance market.

Roundtable: Women in Securities Finance

Women in Securities Finance is an independent industry women’s group formed at the beginning of 2018 to foster connections in the securities finance industry.

DataLend: Behind the Scenes

On the surface, DataLend may seem like a fairly straightforward product: The system takes in some data from users and returns some data to users. However, when you look under the hood you quickly realize that processing and distributing this data is no easy task.

From Big Data Emerges Precision Analytics

To provide our clients with the most robust analytics available, EquiLend brought together DataLend’s powerful data processing and visualization know-how with NGT’s dataset to bring you The Pulse—Precision Analytics Powered by DataLend.

A Decade on From Financial Crisis, U.S. Broker-Dealer Models Shift

As the financial crisis roiled the global markets in 2008, the business models of these dealers were about to fundamentally change.

Big Data in Securities Finance

With the ever-increasing velocity at which data is being created, zetta (1 billion terabytes), yotta (1,000 zettabytes) and brontobytes (1,000 yottabytes) will soon become the language with which we describe data volume.

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DATA ANALYSIS

What Drives Demand in Specials?

In this article DataLend examines the reasons why firms borrow securities, and some of the factors that can drive demand and make a security trade “special.”

Emerging Trends in Securities Finance

DataLend takes a look beyond Q1 to forecast what to expect ahead in the securities finance industry.

Corporate Bond Lending Picks Up

In 2018 corporate bond issuance was down to its lowest level in seven years as rising interest rates, trade
wars and liquidity concerned potential investors.

Amidst Global Trade Wars, The Securities Finance Market Responds

As the so-called trade wars rage on, DataLend investigates the impact—or surprising lack thereof, in some cases—on securities finance markets across the globe

Emerging Trends in Securities Finance

DataLend takes a look beyond Q2 2018 to forecast what to expect ahead in the securities finance industry.

Cash Reinvestment Revenue in Securities Lending

DataLend investigates the impact that rising interest rates had on returns generated by cash collateralized trades.

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REGIONAL FOCUS

Infographic: Canada Securities Finance

DataLend highlights the latest trends in securities finance in the Canada region.

Infographic: Asia Pacific Securities Finance

DataLend highlights the latest trends in securities finance in the Asia Pacific region.

Infographic: EMEA Securities Finance

DataLend highlights the latest trends in securities finance in the EMEA region.

Infographic: Americas Securities Finance

DataLend highlights the latest trends in securities finance in the Americas region.

MILA and the Outlook for Latin American Lending

While it is still early days, looking ahead, the Mercados Integrados Latinoamericanos (MILA) market association could ultimately play a significant role in the long-term unification of securities lending across the region

Japan’s New Era

It is a time of change in Japan as Emperor Akihito abdicates his position, the first to do so in over 200 years.

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A DAY IN A LIFE

A Day in the Life of: Andrew Dyson

A Q&A with Andrew Dyson, CEO, International Securities Lending Association

A Day in the Life of: David Field

A Q&A with David Field, Founder and Managing Director, The Field Effect

A Day in the Life of: Craig Donohue

A Q&A with Craig Donohue, Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, OCC

A Day in the Life of: John Arnesen

A Q&A with John Arnesen, Global Head, Agency Securities Lending, BNP Paribas Securities Services.

A Day in the Life of: Don D’Eramo

A Q&A with Don D’Eramo, Managing Director and Global Head of Securities Lending, RBC I&TS.

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