Securities Finance

Securities lending has undergone a remarkable transformation in the past few years. In response to these transformed market conditions – and building on our long-standing experience delivering third-party lending solutions – we have developed the next generation of securities lending: OpenLendSM

OpenLend is an open-architecture solution that provides you with boutique customized service that is designed to enhance your portfolio performance by delivering solutions that leverage Citi's key strengths: unsurpassed global branch network, open architecture, robust risk management and real-time controls, flexibility, innovation, dynamic reporting and overall market leadership.

OpenLend Solutions

Custodial Lending, Third-Party Lending, Exclusive Lending and Hybrid (Combination of Agent and Exclusive Structure)

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  • Securities Lending: 2014 Outlook – Securities Lending Times, January 2014 more >
  • A Look at Securities Lending in Dublin – Securities Lending Times, November 2013-11-05 more >
  • Citi's OpenLend Rated Number One Securities Lender for Emerging Markets Capability and Breadth of Supply – October 16, 2013 more >
  • Pensions and Investments – SRI trades gaining prominence in global custody – September 16, 2013 more >
  • UK Beneficial Owners Roundtable – Global Investor / isf – May 2013 more >
  • Reaping the Benefit – published in Global Investor / isf – January 2013 more >