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August, 2012

Thomas Murray - Monthly Newsletter

As a local market infrastructure entity or interested participant, Thomas Murray is pleased to send you our August newsletter. This newsletter provides access to the top stories we reported on as part of our on-going surveillance of local capital markets worldwide. We currently track over 100 securities markets, 130 Central Securities Depositories and have Capital Market Infrastructure Risk Rating Reports on over 90 markets worldwide, assessing the post trade risk exposures faced by international investors.

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Top Stories

China - CSRC Finalises the Revised QFII Scheme

On 27 July 2012, the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) published the final version of the rules of the Implementation of Measures on the Administration of the Domestic Securities Investment of Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (QFII)...

Global - European Parliament Publishes Draft Report on CSD Regulation

Further to our previous newsflash, the European Parliament has published its draft report on the European CSD regulation issued by the European Commission. The draft contains amendments to the original text submitted to the Parliament for voting...

Kenya - CDSC Adopts Multiple Settlement Bank Model

The Central Depository and Settlement Corporation Limited (CDSC) has opted to implement a multiple settlement bank model in the market. CDSC has appointed four settlement banks, with CfC Stanbic Bank acting as the primary settlement bank...

Peru - SMV Approves Regulations on Securities Settlement Systems

The Superintendencia del Mercado de Valores (SMV), the Peruvian regulator, has published the approved Regulation on the Securities Settlement Systems (SSS). The document outlines the minimum requirements that a SSS must comply with in order...

Ukraine - Adoption of Law on CSD and Clearing Center

The Ukrainian parliament adopted the Law on the depository system under which a single Central Securities Depository (CSD) and a single Clearing Centre (CCP) are to be established in Ukraine. The Law also stipulates the principles and order of...

Total Number of Thomas Murray Flashes Issued: July 2012

Depository/CSD Risk Flashes: 111 (1160 year on year)
Capital Market Infrastructure Risk Flashes: 111 (1185 year on year)

Worth Knowing

Depository Risk Flashes

Czech Republic - CDCP Postpones Signing T2S Framework Agreement

Dominican Republic - First-time Proprietary Rating Issued To CEVALDOM

Lebanon - Midclear's System Connected to RTGS Payment System

Russia - NSD Updates its IT and Business Processes

Taiwan - TWSE Clarification on Short Sale Orders of Borrowed Securities

Capital Market Infrastructure Risk Rating Flashes

Botswana - BSE to Implement Automated Trading System

Chile - New Chilean Derivatives CCP to be Launched on Q2 2013

Global - Basel Committee Issues Interim Rules on Capitalisation of Bank Exposures to CCPs

Japan - FSA Issues New Regulations on OTC Derivatives Market

Kazakhstan - KASE amended Specification of Automatic Repo Market

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