Moving to a T+2 settlement cycle should not pose “any great difficulties” for Australia, based on the European experience of moving to T+2 last year, according to Omgeo. more
Telstra Super is reviewing its current custody arrangements for the first time since 2011. more
Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC) is cautioning institutions to act ahead of the third phase of derivatives reporting requirements that come into force in Australia next month. more
Bloomberg PolarLake is launching its enterprise data management (EDM) business in Australia and across Asia. more
The aging population and technology will have the biggest impact on the shape of the superannuation industry, according to a survey of buy-side professionals. more
Marian Azer has been appointed as the new head of product at J.P. Morgan Investor Services in Australia and New Zealand. more
Australia’s financial system regulatory model – the so-called “Twin Peaks” model – is the “ideal method for financial stability”, according to research from the centre for International Finance and Regulation (CIFR). more
The Depositary Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has opened a new office in Manila in order to support its growing clientele and expand operations across Asia. more
The superannuation industry can increase efficiency through simplification in areas including simplifying investment arrangements, reviewing insurance benefits and other design or operational changes, according to Helen Rowell, member of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA). more
Energy Super director Bob Henricks has been named 2015 Trustee of the Year by the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST). more
VicSuper has implemented its foundation administration system, Sonata, from Bravura Solutions' wealth management platform. more
The ASX has proposed a new clearing fee structure for all customers if the Council of Financial Regulators (CFR) grants ASX a five-year extension to its monopoly over clearing of cash equity trades. more
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