There were two recent posts by Michael Fleming, Frank Keane, Antoine Martin, and Michael Morrow on the NY Fed’s Liberty Street Economics blog about settlement fails. They do an excellent job of explaining the topic and recent patterns. These posts are very helpful for anyone wanting to understand the available data and mechanics of the US repo market.
What we learned at the Finadium Zurich Securities Lending and Repo Update last week (Premium Content)
A crowd of 30 generated a robust conversation at Finadium’s first securities lending and repo update last Thursday, September 18th in Zurich, sponsored by Zurcher Kantonalbank and Eurex Clearing. We summarize what we discussed, what we learned and where we see things going.
The conversation on the new securities lending CCP model is changing – its not so much in the future tense anymore but is moving to the present. Our panel at IMN’s Beneficial Owner’s Conference in London yesterday cemented that fact. But how soon is too soon to actually expect securities lending CCPs, that allow beneficial owners to participate directly, to be regular fixtures in the market?
- London: Building New Business Models for Repo and Secured Funding
September 22, 2014
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