securities finance

Definition

The ability to borrow or lend cash or securities against collateral. This is done for purposes of enhancing yield, settlement, or other strategic purposes. Liquidity can be provided against a wide range of investment vehicles including stocks, bonds, and exchange traded funds.

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You should try to make sure that you know how to evaluate a securities finance and make the right decision.

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In order to get a home equity loan I had to securities finance, which used my home as collateral against the loan.

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Our capacities for securities finance were not hampered in any way thankfully, and we felt able to engage in several lucrative deals.

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