Securities Finance

Securities financing tools to source liquidity, borrow securities, and lend securities to help enhance portfolio returns.

BNY Mellon Securities Finance

Regulation and rapidly changing global financial markets can present challenges and opportunities as you implement investment strategies and try to comply with capital requirements.

Work with BNY Mellon as you face these challenges and opportunities. Together, we can build a flexible and efficient financing solution.


Global Perspective

Global Perspective 1

Exceptional insight into evolving needs of a large portion of the world's capital markets.

Global Perspective 2

BNY Mellon continues to rank among financial firms with the highest credit ratings globally*

Global Perspective 3

Leverage our global scale to help meet your trading, financing and collateral needs.

Innovative Capabilities

Innovative Capabilities 1

Ability to accept expanding forms of non-cash collateral.

Innovative Capabilities 2

Focus on intrinsic return to help optimize return on assets.

Innovative Capabilities 3

Finance your investment portfolios and convert idle assets to support your investment strategies.


Interconnectivity 1

Unique market position as major clearing bank & collateral management service provider.

Interconnectivity 2

Leadership participation within trade and industry organizations.

Interconnectivity 3

Benefit from our industry relationships as you look to drive results.

Comprehensive Services

Comprehensive Services 1

Robust selection of flexible product options including securities lending, borrowing securities and secured loans.

Comprehensive Services 2

Tools to help you to collateralize transactions, enhance returns and facilitate liquidity.

Comprehensive Services 3

Together, we can build a flexible and efficient financing solution.


Technology 1

Next-generation technology combined with a global operating model and scalable infrastructure.

Technology 2

Non-cash and cash collateral investment flexibility, proprietary auction technology, and detailed analyses.

Technology 3

Empowers you to make more informed investment decisions.


Business Insights

Securities Finance Regulatory Update


Securities Finance Regulatory Update 2017

At our October 2017 Securities Finance Regulatory Update webinar, we discussed the current regulatory climate and the impact of regulation on securities finance. 

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James Slater

Executive Vice President
BNY Mellon Markets

The securities finance and securities lending model is changing. BNY Mellon Markets is helping our clients find solutions, find new routes to market.

James Slater’s biography

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Single Counterparty Credit Limits

Our Single Counterparty Credit Limits (SCCL) guide has what you need to know about the proposed rules capping aggregate net credit exposure which may impact the securities lending market.

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Securities Finance

Great Challenges, Greater Opportunities

Regulatory change remains a driving force behind many of the new opportunities and challenges facing the securities finance industry. James Slater, executive vice president, BNY Mellon Markets, discusses this new paradigm.

Securities Financing Transactions Regulation

Securities Financing Transactions Regulation

SFTR requirements introduce significant changes and present challenges for the securities finance industry.  

Our Thinking

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Fixed Income and Repo Market Update

At a recent webinar, our experts discussed how money market fund reform, expanding central bank balance sheets and increased regulatory requirements are shaping the fixed income and repo markets and securities financing strategies.

Sovereign Institutions Enhancing Global Liquidity

Sovereign Institutions Enhancing Global Liquidity

Twenty-five sovereign institutions surveyed. Challenges and opportunities abound.

What We Do

Securities Lending Survey


Industry Leadership

BNY Mellon ranked #1 in several key categories and received its best rankings to date in the 2016 International Securities Lending Survey from Global Investor/ISF.

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Collateral Rising

Michael McAuley, global head of product strategy, securities finance, BNY Mellon Markets, explains where he’s seeing demand for client assets; if the concept of the collateral upgrade trade is new to beneficial owners; how CCPs are developing to meet beneficial owners’ needs; and other trends that he is seeing.

Securities Lending Post Crisis

Steve Kiely, head of securities finance new business development, EMEA, BNY Mellon Markets, talks to Funds Europe about a more mature, post-crisis attitude within the securities lending market.

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“Pricing will more accurately reflect the impact of attracting capital as the broader community comes up to speed with evolving regulations.”


Rob Chiuch
Managing Director Global Head of Equity & Fixed Income Finance Trading, BNY Mellon Markets

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“Nordic markets have historically enjoyed steady growth in securities lending, and it’s showing no sign of slowing down.”


Steve Kiely
Head of Securities Finance New Business Development, EMEA, BNY Mellon Markets

Contact Us

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William P. Kelly
Global Head of Agency Securities Finance
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