eSecLending Establishes RIA Affiliate

July 23, 2008 ( - eSecLending, a full-service provider and administrator of customized securities lending programs, has established Securities Finance Global Advisors (SFGA), a Registered Investment Adviser (RIA), to support U.S. mutual fund cash collateral management for securities lending.

“The establishment of SFGA allows us to better meet the needs of our U.S. mutual fund client base by offering cash collateral management solutions to address their specific risk/return profile,” said eSecLending’s President, Chris Jaynes, in a press release.

eSecLending has a dedicated portfolio management team managing approximately $50 billion in cash collateral through various account structures and strategies. Clients may choose from a range of different collateral management options including eSecLending’s strategies, managing all or a portion of the cash collateral in-house, or using an outside portfolio manager for this service.

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