For the first time, trade reporting requirements will be imposed on repos and other securities financing transactions.
Deutsche Boerese and FinTech firm HQLAX will jointly use R3's blockchain technology for the securities lending platform.
Goldman Sachs partnered last year with Fidelity Custody and Clearing Solutions to provide securities lending services to smaller-sized clients.
The mandate will also include accounting and reporting, compliance monitoring, benefit disbursements, and cash sweep services.
Citi will provide third-party securities lending services for Hartford Funds mutual funds.
Martin Cosgrove recently resigned from the board of Equilend Europe.
The addition of PGGM as its first buy-side member could significantly increase cleared securities lending volumes.
BNY Mellon will provide securities lending service to Kentucky Retirement Systems having acted as its global custodian since 2013.
BNP Paribas Securities Services has announced a securities lending mandate with Italian pension fund Fondo Pensione PREVEDI.
ITG paid a $24 million fine in January for its failures with handling American depository receipts (ADRs).