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Hedge funds and buy-side firms can now access global securities lending data with Orbisa listing

November 28, 2023

NEW YORK, LONDON AND HONG KONG, NOVEMBER 28, 2023 — EquiLend, the global technology, data and analytics company for the securities finance industry, today announced that it has launched Orbisa securities lending data on Snowflake Marketplace.

Orbisa, operated by EquiLend, has a dataset comprising $32 trillion of global lendable equity and fixed income securities. Orbisa data availability on Snowflake Marketplace will enable hedge funds and buy-side firms to have a view into all active securities lending markets worldwide, with the ability to analyze a range of securities lending metrics for more than 194,000 individual securities.

“We are delighted to partner with Snowflake to provide hedge funds and the broader buy side with direct access to our global and comprehensive securities lending data through Snowflake Marketplace,” said Nancy Allen, Global Head of Data & Analytics Solutions at EquiLend. “Clients and market participants across all regions require robust and transparent data to make informed trading decisions, and we see this integration with Snowflake as a transformational development in the securities lending industry. We are extremely excited about the opportunities and synergies between EquiLend and Snowflake.”

EquiLend and Snowflake, the Data Cloud company, are working together to help market participants gain transparency across their portfolio, add depth to their trading analysis and validate market sentiment across the wider industry.

Snowflake Marketplace is powered by Snowflake’s ground-breaking cross-cloud technology, Snowgrid, allowing companies direct access to raw data products and the ability to leverage data, data services and applications quickly, securely and cost-effectively. Snowflake Marketplace simplifies discovery, access and the commercialization of data products, enabling companies to unlock entirely new revenue streams and extended insights across the Data Cloud. To learn more about Snowflake Marketplace and how to discover, evaluate and purchase the data, data services and applications needed to innovate for business, click here.

About Orbisa

Orbisa offers buy-side market participants a view into securities lending market activity. Orbisa’s data set is curated from a premier trading platform and market data provider in the securities finance industry. Our market-leading vantage point, coming from the intersection of leading prime brokers, agent lenders and beneficial owners, has been distilled into a data set to help managers be better informed of the supply and demand dynamics for the securities that comprise their portfolios.

About EquiLend

EquiLend is a global financial technology firm offering Trading, Post-Trade, Data & Analytics, RegTech and Platform Solutions for the securities finance industry. EquiLend has offices in North America, EMEA and Asia-Pacific and is regulated in jurisdictions around the globe. The company is Great Place to Work Certified™ in the U.S., UK, Ireland and India and was named Best Post-Trade Service Provider Globally, Best Market Data Provider Globally and awarded for its Diversity & Inclusion in the Securities Finance Times Industry Excellence Awards 2023.

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