Category Archives: Customer Needs


Reflections on Sibos 2017 Toronto – Building for the Future

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With any financial conference, you can expect an element of future gazing and contemplating how organizations can best serve their clients moving forwards. This was particularly the case at Sibos in October in Toronto. As the industry faces a flurry of new concepts to think about, such as Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) and Artificial Intelligence […]

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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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