Securities Lending

The Securities Lending business of FirstRand Bank Limited resides within the Global Markets division of Rand Merchant Bank. We are subject to the stringent accounting, auditing, management and compliance controls used by Global Markets and our advice is based on our credit and risk management expertise.

The RMB Securities Lending desk was formed in 1999 with the consolidation of the Rand Merchant Bank, RMB Asset Management and RMB Custody teams. It has grown from a staff of 7 to its current 12 members, each contributing to their field of expertise with passion and commitment.

It is the fusion of our experienced and dedicated team coupled with innovative thinking that allows us to offer our clients cutting-edge solutions. Our business is driven by the implementation of key technologies that enhance the flow of information and enable you to transact in an efficient manner. We strive to offer superior performance and distinguished client focus to our select group of creditworthy borrowers, while endeavouring to maximise the economic returns of our reputable lenders in the most cost-effective and risk-averse manner. We look forward to partnering with you in this dynamic market.

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