BBH Talks to Securities Lending Times About the Evolution of Securities Lending


BBH’s Robert Lees, co-head of securities lending in Europe, recently spoke to Securities Lending Times about the securities lending value chain. He focuses on how margin pressures and technology are creating opportunities to change and evolve, highlighting that securities lending has never more relevant and is increasingly becoming a game of skill not scale.

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You can catch Robert and our other Securities Lending experts at the IMN European Securities Lending conference in London this week. We will be hosting a breakfast workshop, as well as participating in several panels.

Thursday 22 September

8:25am: Robert Lees and John Wallis, Co-Heads of Securities Lending for Europe, will host the following beneficial owner workshop:

A Changing Paradigm: A Strategic Review of the Lending Options for Beneficial Owners

  • How to handle the tactical challenges that exist in securities lending programs today
  • The longer term strategic direction of the business and positioning your program for success
  • The key drivers of market and regulatory developments and their influence on the securities financing industry

4:45pm: Panel: ‘One-Size-Does-Not-Fit-All’: Key Factors for Programme Structuring in Today’s Climate. BBH Moderator:  Jacqui Waller, Vice President, Global Securities Lending

Friday 23 September

10:05am: Panel: Critical Issues Heading Beneficial Owners’ Agendas: The Agent Lender/Borrower Response. BBH Panellist: John Wallis, Senior Vice President, Co-Head of Securities Lending for Europe

11:45am: Panel: Securities Lending 2.0? The Future Direction of the Industry and the Next Steps for the Beneficial Owner Community. BBH Panellist: Robert Lees, Senior Vice President, Co-Head of Securities Lending for Europe

For more information about the conference please click here.

We look forward to seeing you there!