Today’s securities finance market participants, including investment banks, broker-dealers, prime brokers, hedge funds, agent and third party lenders, need to trade, process, manage and settle high volumes of borrows, loans and repos in a global environment while achieving cost savings through automation and straight-through processing.
SunGard provides trusted and scalable solutions to the global securities finance industry. Our software and services help provide complete lifecycle support of securities borrowing, lending and repo in both domestic and international markets.
Our solutions provide front-office trading, position and order management, accounting, processing and settlement with clearing houses and depositories. Our multi-currency processing for international securities borrowing and lending supports all aspects of securities finance for both brokerages and lenders. Our extensive and networked user community enables our customers to enjoy straight-through processing benefits of contract comparison, collateral maintenance (mark-to-market), reconciliation, and regulatory compliance.
SunGard also provides an Agency Lending Disclosure of Principal communications hub and management service, designed to meet and exceed industry guidelines for enabling borrowers to approve the principal lenders used through agency lenders.
SunGard is one of the world’s leading software and technology services companies, with annual revenue of about $2.8 billion. SunGard provides software and processing solutions for financial services, education and the public sector. SunGard serves approximately 16,000 customers in more than 70 countries and has more than 13,000 employees.