Category Archives: Clearing


Brussels to take back euro clearing?

Written by Brussels_Great_Market_Square

The precise impact of Brexit will boil down to whether the parties discussing the separation conclude a ‘benevolent transition’ or not. That said, if Brussels is intent on taking back euro clearing, issues such as competition, portability, licensing and access rights will all be secondary.   In some senses, there is a strong argument for […]

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Financial market and infrastructure – a 2016 retrospective

Written by nuxrbq5-sd0-pacific-austin

Stepping away from this year’s momentous political events (no-one mention the ‘B’ or the ‘T’ words…), we’ve seen several other trends dominate the capital markets arena in 2016, which are set to have continued implications from January and beyond. Here are a few which have caught our attention.   Collaboration, innovation and FinTech We have […]

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Innovation – the light at the end of the tunnel is not an illusion – the tunnel is…

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Central Securities Depository and digital payment innovation may not fall into the same sentence all that often. But when it comes to the need for agility, and constant reassessment of client experience and value, they share a lot in common. It is often said that there are ‘too many’ FinTech firms. I don’t see that. […]

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China Construction Bank, Zurich Branch, appoints SIX Securities Services as its infrastructure provider for Swiss Renminbi Clearing Hub

Written by bestlogo

  China Construction Bank (CCB), China’s second largest commercial bank and the only authorized Renminbi Clearing Bank in Switzerland, today announced its plans to work more closely with SIX Securities Services, the Swiss post-trade infrastructure.   This cooperation has so far led to CCB and its Zurich Branch working with SIX Securities Services entities: Swiss […]

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SIX Securities Services revealed as the leading ICSD in industry agent banks survey

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  Today at SIBOS, SIX Securities Services was revealed to be the best rated International Central Securities Depository (ICSD), in Global Custodian’s annual Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey. The survey analyses the performance of sub-custodian agents in 27 markets globally, based on responses from the world’s largest custodian banks, broker dealers and depositories.   […]

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