Jefferies Prime Brokerage is a gateway for hedge funds to access our firm’s global platform.

We help funds successfully build their business and create alpha over business cycles by creating connectivity to our Banking, Research, Sales & Trading, and Corporate Access teams.

Our services

We provide a full-service offering including securities lending, financing, swaps, a best-in-class technology platform, and capital introductions and business consulting services for both start-up and existing managers. Our platform is fully self-clearing and provides global access to over 40 markets. In addition, Global Prime Services has achieved the SSAE Type II reporting standard.

Competitive financing

Our firm has a solid foundation of prudent and stable capital strength so we can provide financing across a wide range of instruments in accordance with Regulation T or risk-based portfolio margin.

Capital Intelligence

Combining business consulting and capital introductions, Jefferies Capital Intelligence leverages proprietary data and information flow tools to provide a more targeted and customized experience for clients. We work with an array of clients across emerging managers and established hedge funds, meeting their needs across the fund life cycle.

Technology trading systems and reporting

The Jefferies Prime Brokerage Technology team offers clients a convenient and flexible electronic trading system with global execution capabilities and a full algorithmic suite with access to multiple liquidity sources. Clients also receive access to Jefferies’ portfolio accounting and reporting system which offers over 250 daily reports, customizable reporting capabilities, P and L tools, risk analytics, and an order management system.

Securities Finance and Synthetic Prime Brokerage

As a market leader in securities lending, Jefferies provides customers with a differentiated experience. We tap unique sources of supply and apply a risk-based model to allow for better pricing and stability, while providing access to traditional multi trillion-dollar pools of lending assets.

  • Jefferies Global Swap Product offers a full suite of solutions including single stock equity, custom baskets, and structured funding with unrivalled expertise in special situations across all regions. View disclosures.
  • Jefferies Fully Paid Lending program provides a valuable alpha generating program for long holders and short participants alike. The Jefferies Swap product includes a full suite of solutions, from structured funding to custom baskets, providing customers with synthetic access across the entirety of Jefferies Securities Finance capabilities.

Client services and operations

Jefferies Client Service team has over 20 experienced client service representatives in our New York, London and Hong Kong offices.

  • Every new account receives assigned coverage, beginning with the onboarding experience and lasting throughout the lifecycle of the fund.
  • Jefferies’ onboarding and client service teams provide our clients with the highest touch service and operational expertise.

Outsourced trading

Jefferies Outsourced Trading is a comprehensive and cost-effective global trading solution for asset managers, designed to be an extension of their firm’s investment process and to enhance their trade execution needs.

  • Our team collaborates with a portfolio manager to provide global best execution in accordance with urgency of trades, liquidity profile, and intraday directional views.
  • Our desk is walled off from the rest of the firm’s sales and trading areas to promote a compliant, conflict-free, buy-side structure. 
  • We provide access to a global network of over 50 trading partners and liquidity venues while prioritizing broker-agnostic natural liquidity.

Questions? Contact Sales at +1 212 284 1726. Contact Client Service at +1 212 707 6497.

Your one platform for

Execution, Centralized custody, Securities lending, Capital intelligence, and Web-based portfolio and risk reporting.