This rules will require firms that are taking on settlement themselves, and not through a CSD or sub-custodian, to report data on a quarterly basis.
Euroclear has now become CSDR approved in four countries, including Belgium, Finland, France and the UK.
The research explained how, for some firms, most settlement communications still occur through email instead of through secure networks.
Custodians could deliver superior value focusing on identifying operational pain-points for customers and created solutions off the back of it, according to Deutsche Bank.
Global Custodian looks at some of the key challenges facing market infrastructures and financial institutions in a CSDR landscape.
Clearstream will apply for a new operating license this autumn as it readies for the introduction of CSDR.
ESMA has released new guidance on the implementation of CSDR in relation to national, organisational and record keeping requirements.
Liquidity issues remain a thorn in the side of the securities finance industry even though returns are increasing.
The introduction of regulations such as CSDR, UCITS and AIFMD have led to divisions in asset segregation according to an industry expert.
CSDR received initial European parliament approval in 2014 and certain provisions are under discussion.