Initial third-quarter results suggest a potential change of fortunes for a custody industry that endured a difficult first half of the year.
Agent bank clients have revised their assessments downwards in the latest Global Custodian agent bank survey of major markets.
Following a series of pro-business market reforms in India, Alvaro Camunas, head of client development at BNP Paribas Securities Services and Akshay Thakurdesai, head of BNP Paribas Securities Services India discuss with Global Custodian the impact on service provision for Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs).
The Digital Securities Depository Corporation (DSDC) is a cross-border securities settlement infrastructure for digital depositary receipts (DDRs).
Fund service provider migrates more than 550 clients to Amazon Web Services, including 10,000 accounts and 1.2 billion orders.
One of the most prominent themes in securities services is the shortening of settlement cycles where nothing is as simple as it seems, but the benefits are indisputable, according to experts.
Custodian’s peer-to-peer securities finance product will now include convertible bond arbitrage strategies.
Custodians highlight the importance of digital asset regulation and call for playbook and taxonomies
If it hadn’t already, the penny has dropped on what digital assets and new technologies will bring to the securities services industry, but experts believe more is needed from regulators and fast.
Foundation’s objective centres around the impact on humanity in Saudi Arabia and the broader Middle East region.
Service will now support synthetic securitisation and collateralised notes programmes, with launch coinciding with Nationwide Building Society mandate win.
Jamie Dimon interview takes off after he labelled Bitcoin as “worthless” but interview also revealed JP Morgan’s stance on crypto custody.
Euroclear-backed provider of operations workflow between counterparties makes change at the top as long-time CEO steps down.
A month after deal closes, Euroclear rings in the changes at the helm, placing one of its top C-level executives in the lead role at MFEX.
The approach will allow clients to choose and connect to their preferred service providers, with the ability to select products and services best suited to their needs.
Zero percent settlement failure rates are not in the best interest of the industry, says BNY Mellon exec
Sibos panel on settlement fails agrees on positive impacts of penalties for settlement fails and the benefits of data sharing but urges caution on the race to zero.
DLT-based central securities depository had received backing from major players but shuts down after two years of operations.