Repo and Securities Lending School

Venue: Global Financial Markets Conference Center

Location: New York, New York, United States

Event Date/Time: Nov 28, 2006 End Date/Time: Nov 28, 2006
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Program
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Class 101 - The Basics of Repo and Securities Lending

- What are securities lending transactions and
repos?
- How are they transacted?
- How are they cleared and settled?
- What are the differences between equity and
fixed income financing transactions, and what
are the differences of other similar type
transactions, like buy-sells and forwards?
- These questions and more will be answered in
this session aimed at covering the basics of
securities lending and repo transactions.

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Class 201 - Conflict Shaping Markets: The History of the Developing Securities Lending and Repo Markets
The context within which the repo and securities lending markets operate today is the product of several notable events over the past two decades. This panel will provide an overview of these events, including Lombard-Wall, Drysdale, Askin, Orange County, LTCM, MJK and more. The panel discussion will focus on how these market events influenced market practices and regulatory framework for securities lending transactions and repos in both fixed income and equity.

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.
Refreshment Break

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.
Class 301 - A New Standard: Implementing Agency Lending Disclosure
Listen to market professionals describe what your firm needs to know about the new standard in the securities lending markets for knowing thy customer. Learn how this new standard has impacted the securities lending markets, and listen to instructors detail its infrastructure, capital, credit and legal implications.

4:15 - 5:15 p.m.
Class 401 - Securities Lending Transactions and Repos: What's the Big Deal?
What role do repo and securities lending transactions play in the financial markets? What market participants utilize such transactions, and to what purpose? What role does the Federal Reserve Bank of New York play in these markets and to what end. This panel will explore the various uses of repo and securities lending transactions, including to fund an institution's positions, to obtain funding and needed securities, provide incremental income to investors, and help the Federal Reserve system conduct open market operations.

5:15 p.m.
Workshop Adjourns

5:15 - 6:30 p.m.
Cocktail Reception

Venue

360 Madison Avenue (Entrance on 45th St.), 17th Floor
New York
New York
United States
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