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Finadium is an independent research firm that releases reports to their clients on specific areas of the finance industry. Usually this data is only available from other firms, so this provides a great aid to clients ranging from Goldman and Blackrock to the Fed. I was tasked with Data collection, analysis, and report compilation on the securities lending operations of 102 US Pension funds. These funds manage $3.8 trillion in assets and cover roughly 43% of the market as reported by the Federal Reserve.


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