EquiLend has acquired Automated Equity Finance Markets, Inc., commonly known as AQS, along with its securities lending technology systems from PDQ Enterprises, operator of PDQ ATS. AQS will be rebranded to EquiLend Clearing Services.
James Moroney has been appointed director and trading product specialist at EquiLend. He is based in New York. Moroney brings more than two decades of experience in securities finance and related industries to EquiLend. At EquiLend, he will be liaising with clients and working on the continued rollout of the NGT trading platform.
Trade Match provides an automated way to compare pre-settlement, cross-product trades.
Automated low-touch securities finance trading between lenders and borrowers
A browser-based solution that enables lower-volume users to borrow and lend securities using the EquiLend platform
Real-time, customizable postings of securities available to be loaned
Trade Optimization is a suite of services that optimizes a pool of needs and inventory across multiple participants via a "best fit" matching algorithm
A front-end trading system for traders to borrow and lend all types of securities through the EquiLend platform
A secure browser-based system that facilitates trading and execution of basket trades, automating manual processes, and enables the booking of transactions straight through to a firm’s proprietary system
Allows collateral providers and collateral receivers to agree required values (RQVs) and send the agreed-upon figures to the tri-party agent
An automated service for central storage of all settlement instructions
A standardized process that identifies true breaks, improves risk management, and increases operational efficiency
Allows users to compare marks using customizable tolerances that can be adjusted based on collateral currency and mark amount
Offers a monthly payable and receivable comparison, with a direct link to contract-level day-by-day detail
Reduces the need to produce and mail bulky monthly paper billing statements
Offers lenders and borrowers a simple way to issue and manage recalls (ARMS, US only)
Enables borrowers and lenders to automatically return and track assets borrowed using EquiLend or any other trading method
Dividend Comparison allows for the comparison of manufactured dividend claims
EquiLend worked with industry leaders from the very beginning to design, develop, test, and launch ALD solutions
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