Advanced economies take the lead in securities lending

Nearly 60% of reserve managers lend out assets that are in high demand

Most of the world’s central banks are engaging in securities lending, a practice led by institutions in advanced economies. On average, 57.9% of reserve managers engage in securities lending, according to Reserve Benchmarks 2020 data.

Reserve managers engage in securities lending as a way to enhance profits by lending out their most highly rated liquid assets, such as US Treasuries and German Bunds.

  //

 

Among those that are active in securities lending, 63.6% are classified as high

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.centralbanking.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Central Banking? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: