Category Archives: Competition

SIX Securities Services receives approval to launch its Trade Repository for Switzerland

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Having received approval from FINMA as an official Swiss derivative trade repository, SIX Securities Services is set to launch its central trade repository in Switzerland – the SIX Trade Repository. The SIX Trade Repository has been in testing since January 2016 with over 50 major financial institutions, hedge fund managers and traditional fund managers. This […]

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Financial market and infrastructure – a 2016 retrospective

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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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Collaborate to innovate – are we there yet?

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Last Thursday we held a panel event at the London Stock Exchange in partnership with Global Custodian, bringing together industry experts to discuss how collaboration is presenting new opportunities within the securities services industry. As the pressure to achieve pre-crisis levels of profitability rockets, current providers are being forced to seek ways to streamline processes […]

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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

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  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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