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Securities Lending Report: 5/26/21 – 6/1/21

Sectors vs Short Positions

Sectors vs Short Positions

SLB Update: Largest Short Values

The following chart shows the 15 largest short values on May 31, 2021.

SLB Update: Largest Short Values

SLB Update: Highest to Borrow

The following chart shows the 15 highest borrow fees on May 31, 2021.

SLB Update: Highest to Borrow

Lowest weighted average rebate rates where the loan value is greater than $1mm

SLB Update: Most Demanded

The following table shows the 15 most demanded securities during the week of 5/26/21 – 6/1/21.

SLB Update: Most Demanded

Loan availability per Short Sale Rejects. Sorted by number of unique customer rejects over the past week

ETF Shorts vs Non-Shorts

ETF Shorts vs Non-Shorts

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