Repo news

Philippines repo market to launch in November
09 October 2017 | Manila | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The launch of a repo market was first proposed by Espenilla’s predecessor Amando Tetangco Jr in August 2016
Pilot repo survey reveals Japan as regional activity centre
26 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
The survey, which was the first of its kind carried out by ICMA and ASIFMA, found the majority of repo collateral was made up of Japanese government bonds
LCH launches new buy-side repo clearing model
14 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Insight Investment, acting on behalf of a UK pension fund, was the first asset manager to clear a trade through the new model
NSD begins servicing repos with Bank of Russia bonds
23 August 2017 | Moscow | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Myanmar sees first ever repo transaction
26 July 2017 | Myanmar | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Russia’s NSD gains repo contract parity
13 July 2017 | Moscow | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Deutsche Börse engages T7 for cash
04 July 2017 | Frankfurt | Reporter: Drew Nicol
DTCC completes first trade on CCIT platform
30 June 2017 | New York | Reporter: Drew Nicol
ICMA: NSFR makes EU repo less attractive
23 June 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
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UK Money Markets Code to rebuild trust
22 June 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Dealerweb claims significant US repo market share
20 June 2017 | New York | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Howard/Miller adjusts fund’s lending programme
19 June 2017 | New York | Reporter: Drew Nicol
SIX adds US equity and fixed income to CO:RE
15 June 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Global political turmoil driving bond trading
15 May 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
SIX expands equity repo baskets list
08 May 2017 | Zürich | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Hazeltree boosts liquidity network
18 April 2017 | New York | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Clearstream tackles German debt with link to LCH’s RepoClear
13 April 2017 | Luxembourg | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
BIS committee recommends ‘targeted and temporary’ tweaks
13 April 2017 | Basel | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
India plans introduction of triparty repo
12 April 2017 | Mumbai | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
EU repo clears first Q1 hurdle, barely
07 April 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Malaysia mulls short selling expansion
29 March 2017 | Kuala Lumpur | Reporter: Drew Nicol
OFR: CCP offers route to cheaper repo
10 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Digital Asset and DTCC complete proof-of-concept for US repo netting DLT
28 February 2017 | New York | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Northern Trust warns of repo timebomb
23 January 2017 | New York | Reporter: Drew Nicol
ICMA: ECB sec lending must expand
11 January 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Russia’s NSD to launch new repo collateral service
22 December 2016 | Moscow | Reporter: Drew Nicol
US Federal Reserve commits to rate hike
15 December 2016 | Washington DC | Reporter: Drew Nicol
ICAP reports strong November EU repo
06 December 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
ECB to review securities lending and bond purchases
24 November 2016 | Frankfurt | Reporter: Drew Nicol
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Features
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ESMA has set about tackling the thorny issue of conflict of interests within central counterparties under EMIR, with the help of industry participants. Jenna Lomax examines the industry’s responses to the consultation
Anand Krishnan of Natixis Americas explains how regulatory pressures are changing the rules of the game and buy-side entities are changing with it
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David Raccat, CEO of Wematch.SecuritiesFinancing, offers a technological recipe for success as the market becomes more demanding and complex
Donald Trump’s presidency has caused all kinds of controversy, but what about his plans for banking regulation? Experts debate his plans to do a “big number on Dodd-Frank”, Obama’s flagship post-crisis legislation
For those on the front lines of the securities lending industry it’s easy to forget that, for beneficial owners, the trials and tribulations of regulatory compliance and the ever-raging debate around the use of central counterparties (CCPs) are only of passing concern
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Experts debate whether equities as collateral will ever be acceptable
Securities lending is a relatively low-return product, but any well-managed programme can be customised to mitigate the risks down to a level that justifies those returns, according to Simon Waddington of State Street
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Francisco Thiermann of IBM says the imminent launch of Chile’s securities lending blockchain solution will provide a shot in the arm for the market
Zubair Nizami, head of Asian securities lending trading at Brown Brothers Harriman talks to Drew Nicol about the state of the industry in the region
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Being an exciting emerging market is all well and good, but how long can that status really apply before interest wanes? India is doing its best not to find out
Hugh Leonard, director of repo sales at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, explains how the Australian market has excelled in recent years
Securities lending is in a strong place in Australia. Dane Fannin, head of capital markets in the Asia Pacific at Northern Trust, explains the available opportunities
Federico Ortega Gilly of Mexico’s Nacional Financiera explains why his country’s securities lending market is ripe for foreign investment
Russia’s National Settlement Depository has had a busy year making its securities finance market more robust and attractive to outside investors. The CSD’s Alina Akchurina explains the innovations being implemented
South Africa’s securities lending industry is on the verge of embracing a modern T+3 settlement cycle that could boost the country’s market
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