Category Archives: Customer Needs


Research reveals real-time settlement is critical for collateral optimisation

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New research from SIX Securities Services reveals the importance of real-time settlement when it comes to choosing a new collateral management provider. Four in ten (40%) respondents report that their organisation has replaced or added a new collateral management provider in the last 18 months with a further 18% in the process of doing so. […]

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Advanced Settlement – freeing banks to focus on their core business strategies

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The Swiss financial center is one of the most competitive financial centers in the world. Faced with increasing compliance costs, a range of legacy systems and heavily staffed commoditized services in their portfolios, Switzerland’s banks are confronting the challenge head on by examining what they can do to free up resources and ‘corporate bandwidth’ to […]

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SIX Securities Services adds US Equity and Fixed Income securities on the CO:RE trading platform

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SIX Repo Ltd – owned by SIX Securities Services – has added two additional security types, US Equities and Fixed income (Treasuries) on its repo trading platform CO:RE, allowing refinancing versus cash. SIX Securities Services has enhanced its tri party offering by adding US Equity and Fixed Income securities for financing on the CO:RE Repo […]

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SIX Securities Services partners with DTCC to issue Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs) in Switzerland

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SIX Securities Services, which runs the central securities depository (CSD) for Switzerland, has entered into a new partnership agreement with The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) to offer LEIs for Swiss entities. The Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) was devised to provide insight into corporate entities with the aim of greatly reducing cross-platform risk exposure. […]

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SIX Securities Services develops distributed ledger-based bond issuing solution

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    SIX Securities Services, Switzerland’s post-trade market infrastructure has developed – and intends to deploy – a distributed ledger technology (DLT) based solution covering the entire bond life-cycle – from issuance to settlement. In late September last year SIX Securities Services announced its partnership with Digital Asset Holdings to develop distributed ledger technology based […]

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