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China - CSRC Lowers Risk Capital Reserve Requirement for Securities Companies
The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) will revise the standards for calculating the risk capital reserves and decrease the risk capital reserve requirements for Chinese securities firms. The changes include...
Denmark - VP Securities Decides to Join T2S
VP Securities, the Danish CSD, has informed the European Central Bank (ECB) its decision to join the TARGET2 Securities project by signing up to the system as per 30 April 2012. The CSD has also advised the ECB...
Global - CPSS-IOSCO Issue New Report on Principles for FMIs
Further to our previous newsflash, following the consultation launched back in March 2011, the Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems (CPSS) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) have issued...
Kazakhstan - Single Central Securities Registrar in Kazakhstan
It has been announced that effective 1 January 2013, there will be a single registrar in Kazakhstan. As a result, all registration / re-registration activities for securities ownership will be conducted by the single central registrar...
Peru - Regulation Project for Securities Settlement Systems
The Peruvian Ministry of Finance and the market regulator (Securities Market Superintendency) have issued a draft Resolution that intends to establish the rules applicable to any specialised entity that administers securities settlement systems...
Total Number of Thomas Murray Flashes Issued: April 2012
Depository/CSD Risk Flashes: 85 (1116 year on year)
Capital Market Infrastructure Risk Flashes: 84 (1123 year on year)
Depository Risk Flashes
Botswana - First-Time Proprietary Rating Issued To CSDB
Finland - Euroclear Finland to Close Down Ramses Settlement System
Palestine - CDS Will Be Responsible for Cash Clearing and Settlement
Russia - MICEX-RTS to Introduce T+3 Settlement Cycle
Thailand - SET to Launch Thai Depository Portal
Capital Market Infrastructure Risk Rating Flashes
Bosnia and Herzegovina - Amendments to the Law on Securities Market in Republic of Srpska
India - BCP and DR Guidelines for Stock Exchanges and Depositories
Sweden - Swedish Central Bank Decides Not to Join T2S
Turkey - CBT to Implement New Payment System
USA - DTCC and EFETnet Launch Global Trade Repository for Commodities Derivatives
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