Nancy is currently responsible for DataLend, the market data division of EquiLend, where she leads the global team of DataLend Product Specialists. She owns the vision, strategy and financial performance of the DataLend product and is responsible for product development, sales and relationship management.
Throughout her career, Nancy worked closely with a variety of central banks, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and insurance companies across the US, EMEA and Asia. She has especially deep relationships across the European central bank network, the Dutch pension fund market and with bank financing and securities lending teams.
Commenting on the data at the time, DataLend’s global product owner Nancy Allen said that global macro uncertainty, driven by trade wars, Brexit and central bank actions, resulted in a general lack of conviction by hedge funds and alternative investment managers in 2019.
As the ETF market has grown, so their securities lending might have grown.