PLUGGED IN – Is Your Sec Lending Program Secure?

November 3, 2008 ( - Following the markets, securities lending has been on its own roller coaster ride of late.

Those market gyrations have laid bare security lending risks, leading many lenders to reevaluate their programs.  

At this critical juncture in the markets, plan sponsors are concerned about the impact on the integrity of their security lending programs.

On October 17, PLANSPONSOR founder and CEO Charlie Ruffel and Editor-in-Chief Nevin Adams discussed the issues, the challenges, and the prospects for the future with a panel of experts:

  • Christine A. Donovan , Managing Director, Investor Services & Markets Division – Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
  • Rich Marin , CEO of Global Sec Lending Advisors (GSLA)
  • Julia K. Bonafede , Senior Managing Director and Principal, Wilshire Consulting
  • C. Steven Crosby , Senior Managing Director, Advisory Investment Management, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP.

The Audio portion of the discussion (an mp3 file) is online  HERE

The slides that accompanied the discussion are online  HERE