February 24 2021
There’s a new mandated code around the corner, the Unique Product Identifier (UPI). We speak with Malavika Solanki from the management team of the Derivatives Services Bureau (DSB) about what everyone who reports to a trade repository should be aware of.
February 23 2021
US mutual funds and ETFs reported a slight increase in their utilization of non-cash collateral in securities lending from 2019 to 2020. This is leading to concerns that funds may be left behind as securities lenders in the competitive market without even considering whether or not there are future projected changes in allowable collateral.
February 22 2021
The US House Committee on Financial Services held its first hearing Thursday on GameStop, Robinhood, Citadel and more. In the midst of Members of Congress going off on tangents for a bit, we heard some important takeaways on settlement cycles, securities lending and the value of price discovery.