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EquiLend Launches Orbisa Securities Lending Data on Bloomberg Terminal

Bloomberg Terminal users can now subscribe to global securities lending data from the Bloomberg App Portal

April 15, 2024

NEW YORK, LONDON AND HONG KONG – APR. 15, 2024 — EquiLend, the global technology, data and analytics company for the securities finance industry, today announced that it has launched Orbisa securities lending data on the Bloomberg App Portal.

Orbisa, operated by EquiLend, has a dataset comprising $32 trillion of global lendable equity and fixed income securities. Bloomberg Terminal users can now subscribe to the Orbisa app to have a view into all active securities lending markets worldwide, covering a range of securities lending metrics across more than 196,000+ individual securities.

The addition of the Orbisa app to the Bloomberg App Portal offers simplified access for buy- and sell-side market participants to real-time data on the $2 trillion global securities lending market. Metrics available include financing rates, borrow demand, short interest indicator, availability, liquidity and “hotness” measurements and dozens more securities lending metrics that provide insights into the securities that make up institutional investors’ portfolios.

Nancy Allen, Global Head of Data & Analytics Solutions at EquiLend, said, “We are delighted to work with Bloomberg to provide our unique securities lending data and analytics to an even broader global community of market participants who use the Bloomberg Terminal. Subscribers will be able to make more informed investment decisions with unprecedented insight into the securities lending market with Orbisa real-time data.”

Fewer than 100 third-party applications have been hand-selected for availability on the Bloomberg App Portal, which involves a robust evaluation process. Bloomberg Terminal users can log in and subscribe to Orbisa via the App Portal beginning today. To learn more about using Orbisa with the Bloomberg Terminal or for information about the Bloomberg App Portal community, please contact

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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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