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Short-Selling Bans Drive Down Lending Revenue

We reviewed the impact of the short-selling bans in Europe and Asia and compared the quarterly and yearly revenue year over year.

As Covid Unfolds, The Securities Heat Up

As Covid Unfolds, These Securities Heat Up

Throughout the COVID pandemic, a number of industries have been roiled, from pharma, which is working to develop a vaccine, to transportation, which flatlined as the world went into lockdown.

Survey: Beneficial Owners on Data

Funds Europe found in its recent survey of beneficial owners that these institutions view securities lending as an investment product and should in turn use independent securities lending data to optimize their programs, mitigate risk and support them in their fiduciary responsibilities.

DataLend Hot Topics

There has been substantial media coverage regarding the ongoing opioid crisis sweeping through America, from which headlines have begun to spill over into the financial world.

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.

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DATA ANALYSIS

Fixed Income Q1-Q3 2020​

Fixed Income Q1-Q3 2020

Despite increases in average on-loan balances and average daily lendable values of 5.86% and 6.29% respectively, fixed income lender-to-broker revenue was down 4.54% in the first nine months of 2020, generating $1.08 billion in lending revenue.

About-Face in Americas as Q3 2020 Revenue Plunges

At the halfway mark of 2020, securities lending revenue was up 7.7% for equities in the Americas. However, by the end of the third quarter, equity revenue in the Americas performed a 180.

Initial Trading Days

One of the brightest spots in the securities finance market is activity related to initial public offerings (IPOs).

Fixed Income

The first half of 2019 has not been kind to the fixed income market, with total revenue down 30%.

The Drivers of Duration

Average duration is a measure of how long a trade is open, from the time that the security is borrowed to the time that it is returned back to the lender.

Emerging Trends in Securities Finance

As summer 2019 drew to a close, DataLend reviewed trends that emerged throughout the season to see if the securities lending industry heated up along with the temperatures.

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REGIONAL FOCUS

Infographic: Asia Securities Finance Q1-Q3 2020​

Infographic: Asia Securities Finance Q1-Q3 2020​

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

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

Infographic: EMEA Securities Finance Q1-Q3 2020​

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

Infographic: Americas Securities Finance Q1-Q3 2020

Infographic: Americas Securities Finance Q1-Q3 2020

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

CASLA 2020

Infographic: Canada Securities Finance 2020

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

Infographic: Asia Pacific Securities Finance H1 2019

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

Infographic: EMEA Securities Finance H1 2019

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

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A DAY IN THE 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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