BNP Paribas grows SFT assets 36%

BNP Paribas became the largest securities financing transactions (SFT) dealer in Europe after increasing gross assets by a whopping 36% to €381 billion ($445 billion) from end-2017.

Over the six months to end-June the French firm hurdled Barclays, which had held the top spot among European Union global systemically important banks (G-Sibs) in SFT exposures, which include repo, securities lending and margin lending, since end-2016. Barclays had €376 billion of exposures at end-June, followed by

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: