Category Archives: Collateral


The majority of the financial industry believe that up to 40% of OTC derivative transactions are un-collateralised

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Industry wide European research from SIX Securities Services today reveals the statistic that more than 8 in 10 (85%) financial institutions believe that up to 40% of all OTC derivative transactions are not collateralised. In fact, 14% would go as far as to say between 40 and 60% of these kinds of transactions are completely […]

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New research reveals gap between collateral managers and IT decision makers

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An industry wide European study from SIX Securities Services today revealed the differing opinions between IT decision makers and collateral experts on a range of key issues. This split is most evident when it comes to views on the availability of high-quality liquid assets (HQLA). The vast majority (83%) of collateral respondents think that there […]

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Research reveals real-time settlement is critical for collateral optimisation

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New research from SIX Securities Services reveals the importance of real-time settlement when it comes to choosing a new collateral management provider. Four in ten (40%) respondents report that their organisation has replaced or added a new collateral management provider in the last 18 months with a further 18% in the process of doing so. […]

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Collateral mobilization – The way to collateral fluidity

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The ability to optimize collateral is expected to become more important in the coming years. Companies will need additional collateral to meet higher initial margin requirements. To address these challenges, ISSA has published its second Report on Collateral Management focusing on one particular aspect – collateral mobility. The report is designed to provide neutral information […]

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SIX Securities Services contributes to ISSA’s Second Report on Collateral Management

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ISSA publishes Second Report on Collateral Management, focusing on Cross Border Mobilisation of Collateral – SIX Securities Services is amongst contributing experts   The report provides information on the emerging topic of collateral mobility, and the various services and tools that are being offered to the market, as well as model information and guidance for […]

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