Clearstream went live with the InvestorCSD model last year with the aim of providing banks a single access point to both T2S and its ICSD services.
The peer-to-peer model appears to have turned a corner as global custodians rollout a number of initiatives to encourage end-users to transition.
JP Morgan has developed a DLT-based system alongside Baton Systems to speed-up and automate post-trade margin payments.
Citi has leveraged the ISDA SIMM model to launch a new regulatory margin calculation service for buy-side firms that come into scope from 2020 and 2021.
Greater acceptance of ETFs as collateral is one way of fully unlocking ETF inventory for market participants.
Collateral mobility system simulated transactions by several global banks including Commerzbank and ING, and confirms launch date.
Standard Chartered hopes the move will boost acceptance of Chinese debt as collateral for its foreign investor clients.
The two institutions will also explore opportunities to provide cross-border collateral management services for RMB-denominated securities.
BNY Mellon will use the ISDA Create platform to enable its buy-side clients to electronically amend and update their initial margin documents.
New lending exchange claims its delivering a ‘critical piece of financial markets infrastructure to the crypto economy’.