Frequently asked questions

A: This is the annual contact book of the securities finance industry - and is a crucial way for clients, counterparties and peers to reach you, and vice versa. It is compiled and published by Global Investor/ISF.
A: Only representatives of companies involved in some way with repo, securities lending or synthetic finance are included in the Directory. This can include (but not limited to) agent lenders, direct lenders, custodians, broker-dealers and technology, infrastructure or legal/consulting firms.
A: Yes, this is published every January and distributed at all major industry conferences through the year. It is also sent to Global Investor/ISF subscribers. Additional copies can be purchased - please contact Tim Willmott at
A: Please contact Tim Willmott at straight away. We will make sure that this is updated online and will check it again with you before we publish the print copy at the end of the year.
A: While we make every effort to contact all relevant firms by email and telephone, we will not always receive confirmation from the company in question. We do require all entries to be submitted to ensure accuracy. We are able to add your firm straight away - please see below.
A: Please contact Tim Willmott at, and we will add your company details to the online Directory. When it is time to publish the print Directory we will contact you to check that the listing is still correct.
A: Basic listings are free of charge, include up to three contacts per desk (such as UK Equity), and have no limit to the number of desks.
There is also the option for enhanced listings with extra contacts, additional fields, and logos - please contact Tim Willmott at for more details.