Loans to count as collateral in Markit/Euroclear project
Loans will be usable as collateral in financing transactions under a new infrastructure from data provider Markit and post-trade services firm Euroclear Bank.
They are setting up a service to increase the refinancing possibilities for loan portfolios and diversify bank funding sources.
Markit will provide the loan pricing and market data that will enable Euroclear to include loans in its pool of collateral in triparty collateral management transactions, under their new agreement."Our ...