FIS

25 Canada Square
London
E14 5LQ
UK

Contact
David Lewis Senior vice president, FIS Astec Analytics


Telephone
+44 (0) 20 8081 2000


Email
david.a.lewis@fisglobal.com


Website
www.fisglobal.com
FIS’s Astec Analytics offers the most up-to-date rate and volume information on securities lending transactions globally through intraday transactional data. It also provides analytics and benchmarking tools for trading, performance measurement and program management to global financial institutions involved in investment management and securities finance.

Astec Analytics customers are able to see on-screen streamed and analysed data for the previous 48 hours, backed up by online trend analysis of up to seven years.

Astec Analytics new Reporting Services web solution provides securities lending reports specifically designed to allow managers to evaluate their programme, quickly understand its strengths and weaknesses, and benchmark performance against accurate and relevant peer-groups.

Astec Analytics unique intraday data offering allows you to:
• Access continuously updated information on global securities throughout the trading day
• Be alerted to stocks movements and adjust strategies in real-time
• Maximise opportunities and spot securities as they become hot
• Reduce risk by predicting stocks with potential recalls or short squeezes
• Make sure supply/demand channels are available and rebates/fees represent the best execution possible

UK office:
25 Canada Square, London, E14 5LQ, UK
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8081 2000

Tim Smith
Executive vice president, FIS Astec Analytics
tim.j.smith@fisglobal.com

USA office:
340 Madison Ave
New York City, New York 10173
Tel: +1 646 445 1000

Madalin Prout
Senior account manager
madalin.prout@fisglobal.com

Hong Kong office:
11/F, 100 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 3719 0861
FIS Features archive
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SFTR: The end of the beginning
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Getting to the final technical standards may indeed just mark the end of the beginning, but it is a significant milestone on this particular road. David Lewis of FIS Global maps out the rest of the journey to be made
Techniques for post-trade collateral optimisation
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Ted Allen of FIS and Thomas Schiebe of Sapient Global Markets discuss the techniques that firms are employing to optimise the allocation of collateral
FIS Interview archive
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Guy Usher
Fieldfisher
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Guy Usher, one of the masterminds behind Fieldfisher’s new legal documentation platform for securities finance and derivatives, explains what Condor Alternative Legal Solutions can do at a time of regulatory upheaval
Tim Smith
FIS
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With everything the new FIS has to offer, there is a huge opportunity for current and prospective SunGard clients, according to Tim Smith
FIS News archive
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JCPenney in fashion for short sellers
24 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Katherine Brown
FIS Astec Analytics examines its top pick for short sellers for the week starting 13 March
Short interest in Air France soars
15 March 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Air France has claimed the EMEA top spot in the latest FIS Astec Analytics hot stock list after experiencing renewed headwinds this year
Mirae seeks help of FIS
06 February 2017 | Florida | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Mirae Asset Financial Group has partnered with FIS to assist its entrance into the US securities financing markets...
Fieldfisher targets securities finance docs with Condor
01 February 2017 | London | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Law firm Fieldfisher has launched a new alternative legal services platform focusing on derivatives and securities financing documentation
Broadridge welcomes Abric and Price
23 January 2017 | New York | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Broadridge has expanded its securities finance team with the addition of Wells Fargo’s Peter Abric and FIS’s Thomas Price...
Pharma and transport offer shorters rich pickings
14 December 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The pharmaceutical and transport sectors dominated the FIS Astec Analytics regional hot stocks lists for the week beginning 5 December...
FIS: Tech, entertainment and energy take top spots
09 November 2016 | London | Reporter: Katherine Brown
Technology, entertainment and energy companies earned the most short interest for the week beginning 28 November, according to the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list...
FIS’s Traquair retires
08 December 2016 | Toronto | Reporter: Drew Nicol
FIS’s Brian Traquair has retired after 15 years at the company. He most recently served as group executive vice president of capital markets, based in Toronto...
Short sellers sticking to form
26 October 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Short seller interest in IBM was reignited after the release of its Q3 earnings report last week caused the biggest one-day fall since the day of the UK’s EU referendum result, according to FIS Astec Analytics...
Fingerprint marked by short sellers
12 October 2016 | London | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Swedish biometric technology developer Fingerprint Cards has seen an all-time high in short interest, according to FIS Astec Analytics...
Technology dominates global hot stocks lists
07 September 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Technology firms took centre stage in all three regions covered by the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list for the week starting 29 October...
Short sellers find new target in Europe
19 July 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Short sellers continued to press their latest target LivaNova, while old favourites Tesla Motors and IMAX China Holdings held their tops positions in the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list for the week beginning 8 August...
Tesla’s ambition drives shorting
27 July 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Household names in technology and manufacturing dominated the FIS Astec Analytics Hot Stocks list for the the week beginning 18 July...
Short sellers Diglett Nintendo
15 July 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The gaming phenomenon Pokémon Go has helped Nintendo’s share price to soar by 93 percent in the past week, but FIS Astec Analytics data has revealed that speculative short sellers are also gathering...
Tesla chief risks Icarus syndrome
01 July 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has set his company on a course for long-term shorting exposure with the acquisition of failing green energy producer SolarCity, according to FIS Astec Analytics...
Brexit episode V: Return of the short sellers
29 June 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Short sellers that had reduced their positions in the lead up to the UK’s EU referendum came back strongly to target UK banks once 'Brexit' was confirmed, according to FIS Astec Analytics...
GFT Group names new sales executive
23 June 2016 | London | Reporter: Becky Butcher
Mark Blank has joined GFT Group from FIS, as a business development executive covering the North American investment banking and vendor community...
FIS hot stocks: 16 May
26 May 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Energy producers and their service providers, along with representatives of the fast food sector, took the brunt of short sales last week, according to the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list...
FIS hot stocks - 18 April
29 April 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Hot stock favourites Logitech International, Tesla and Sembcorp took the top spots for EMEA, the Americas and Asia respectively in FIS Astec Analytics’s hot stocks list for the week starting 18 April...
FIS hot stocks: 28 March
07 April 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Energy providers came under the spotlight last week, taking the top spot in all three regions for the 28 March FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list...
FIS hot stocks: 21 March
31 March 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Technology, manufacturing and energy companies once again earned the most short interest during the week beginning 21 March but they are in danger because too expensive to borrow, according to the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list...
FIS hot stocks: 14 March
24 March 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Short sellers took aim at all things tech last week as a digital security provider, social media giant and a renewable battery developer took the top spots in the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list for the week starting 14 March...
FIS hot stocks: 07 March
11 March 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The mining industry can see light at the end of the tunnel, but automotion continues to stall and manufacturing remains jammed, according to FIS Astec Analytics...
FIS hot stocks: 15 Feb
26 February 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Technology, medical and energy were some of the most shorted sectors in the past week, according to FIS Astec Analytics...
FIS hot stocks: 8 February
22 February 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
ArcelorMittal, Wayfair and Daihatsu Motor all took top spots for each region in the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list for the week beginning 8 February...
FIS hot stocks: 11 Jan
22 January 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Tesla Motors, Siemens and Japan Hotel REIT Investment all took top spots in the FIS Astec Analytics hot stocks list for the week starting 11 January...
FIS hot stocks: 21 December
04 January 2016 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The newly rebranded FIS Astec Analytics has released its ‘hot stocks’ list of the most demanded stocks for the week starting 21 December...
FIS hot stocks: 14 December
23 December 2015 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The newly rebranded FIS Astec Analytics, previously issued under the SunGard banner, has released its ‘hot stocks’ list of the most demanded stocks for the week starting 14 December...
FIS hot stocks: 7 December
09 December 2015 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The newly rebranded FIS Astec Analytics, previously issued under the SunGard banner, has released its ‘hot stocks’ list of the most demanded stocks for the week starting 7 December...
Fed needs a fuller picture of securities lending
04 December 2015 | Washington DC | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The lack of data on securities lending, bilateral repo and derivatives trading could prove “destabalising” to the market, according to Federal Reserve vice president Stanley Fischer...
FIS hot stocks: 30 November
03 December 2015 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The newly rebranded FIS Astec Analytics, previously issued under the SunGard banner, has released its ‘hot stocks’ list of the most demanded stocks for the week starting 30 November..
FIS finalises SunGard acquisition
02 December 2015 | Jacksonville | Reporter: Drew Nicol
FIS has concluded its acquisition of SunGard...
SunGard sells for $9.1 billion
12 August 2015 | Jacksonville, Florida | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Banking and payment technology provider FIS has signed an agreement to acquire SunGard for a value of $9.1 billion...
Fidelity criticises FSB’s G-SIFI methodology
17 June 2015 | Basel | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
US asset manager Fidelity has rubbished the Financial Stability Board’s (FSB) latest proposed methodology for designating large individual investment funds as global systemically important financial institutions (G-SIFIs)...
London calling Confisio
19 August 2014 | London | Reporter: Catherine Van de Stouwe
A new London office has opened up for regulatory and operational solutions firm, Confisio...
Confisio launches EMIR compliant collateral solution
30 July 2014 | London | Reporter: Catherine Van de Stouwe
A collateral valuation solution for asset classes in being launched by Confisio with Dion Global Solutions and Traiana...
Concept Capital lands prime brokerage managing director
12 March 2013 | Atlanta | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
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Concept Capital Markets has recruited Charlie Fisher as a managing director in its prime brokerage services group. He joins the firm from Grace Financial Group and will be based in its newly established office in Atlanta...
SWS Group posts results
31 August 2010 | Dallas | Reporter: Ben Wilkie
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SWS Group has announced its fourth quarter and fiscal 2010 results...
Fiserv selects Omgeo ProtoColl
04 August 2010 | Brookfield | Reporter: Justin Lawson
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Fiserv, Inc. today announced that it will utilise Omgeo ProtoColl as its dynamic collateral management solution. Using Omgeo ProtoColl, new and existing Fiserv customers on the TradeFlowTM platform will be able to automate their collateral management
BNY Mellon Goes Dutch
9 December 2009 | Amsterdam | Reporter:
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Steven Lafferty feeds Conner his godson 165mls of fake milk for the fist time. Steve was lucky enough to complete the feeding session without conner being sick all over him....