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Administration

Counterparty risk prompts changes in sec lending

More than two thirds of the institutions that made changes to their sec lending programs on the back of the global financial crisis cited less confidence in counterparty stability as the driver, research has revealed, however less than 20 per cent suspended participation following the market volatility. A survey by RBC Dexia of 86 investment […]
Administration

Counterparty risk prompts changes in sec lending

More than two thirds of the institutions that made changes to their sec lending programs on the back of the global financial crisis cited less confidence in counterparty stability as the driver, research has revealed, however less than 20 per cent suspended participation following the market volatility. A survey by RBC Dexia of 86 investment […]
Investment Strategy

Holzberger sets it straight on QIC

Brad Holzberger As managers wait nervously to learn if their mandates with QIC’s closing implemented programs will be transferred or terminated, the chief investment officer at major client QSuper, Brad Holzberger, has clarified where his fund’s internal investment arrangements are up to.
Investment Strategy

Shorting not the only risk for funds in sec lending

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Investment Strategy

Shorting not the only risk for funds in sec lending

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