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Equilend : EquiLend 10th Anniversary
equilend – 10 yeaRS of innovaTion A decade of change From the dot-com bubble to the Dodd-Frank Act: ten years that shaped EquiLend and global financial services mar 2000 Peak of dot-com bubble, NASDAQ passes 5,000 sEpT 1998 Fed organises bailout of LTCM JuLy 1997 Collapse of Thai baht begins Asian financial crisis oCT 2004 CME Globex electronic trading system announces 1 billionth trade may 2002 ETFs AUM reach $100bn; will reach $1.5bn by May 2011 2000 Sphere and Castle Rock, two industry project groups, examine forming HubCo dEC 2000 Letter of Intent executed by ten original owner firms Jan 2001 EquiLend choose NerveWire over Sapient and Booz Allen to build platform may 2001 EquiLend Holdings LLC incorporated may 2001 ISLA conference in Rome addresses growing need for automation in securities finance Globalfinancialmarkets 14 apriL 2002 Dirk Pruis hired as President and CEO JunE 2002 EquiLend receives NASD approval JunE 2002 EquiLend platform goes live with 2,500 trades executed oCT 2002 Deutsche Bank becomes first non-owner client dEC 2003 EquiLend opens in London 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 EL.indb 14 26/08/2011 09:54