LGSuper, the superannuation fund for current and former Queensland local government employees, will rebrand as Local Government Investment Australia (LGIAsuper) in February. more
NAB Asset Servicing executive general manager Matt Brown has left the bank after less than a year in the position more
Nufarm has selected Deutsche Bank as sponsored depositary bank for its non-capital raising Level I American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program. 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
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
Deutsche Bank has named Shrinath Bolloju as Asia Pacific head of Trust & Securities Services and Cash Management for Financial Institutions (TSS/CMFI) as well as Asia Pacific head of Investor Services, effective May 2014. more
The Basel Committee’s new standard for calculating counterparty exposure at default will require banks to hold more capital for some OTC derivative transactions, according to Jean-Marc Schwob, product manager, Adaptiv, at Sungard. more
HSBC Securities Services has launched a back-office clearing and settlement service for Asia-Pacific broker-dealers that trade in the Australian market. more
The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) will this month release a paper version of the authorisation form that will allow registrable superannuation entity (RSE) licensees to apply to offer a MySuper product from July 1, 2013. more
Amid all of the headline-grabbing market volatility and economic reforms under-way in China, two initiatives designed to ease cross-border fund distribution across parts of Asia-Pacific have gone under the radar.
ETFs will be used in a greater capacity for securities lending and as collateral in the coming years due developments in the European market, according to a panel.
Standard Chartered has appointed Katarina Rosboch as global head of securities services with specific responsibility for its information technology and operations.
(ASIC) has welcomed the recent release of International Organization of Securities Commissions' (IOSCO) Custody Standards more
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has released rules implementing mandatory central clearing regime for over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives of financial institutions. more
Equip Super has announced it will cut fees and costs for accumulation and pension members from 1 February 2016. more
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