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Proposal for a Regulation amending Regulation (EU) No 648/2012 as regards the clearing obligation, the suspension of the clearing obligation, the reporting requirements, the risk-mitigation techniques for OTC derivatives contracts not cleared by a central counterparty, the registration and supervision of trade repositories and the requirements for trade repositories

Proposal for a regulation on a framework for the recovery and resolution of central counterparties

Regulation on OTC derivatives, central counterparties and trade repositories

CSD Regulation

Settlement across borders presents higher risks and costs for investors within one country. To harmonise rules in this area the EU has adopted a regulation on CSDs (CSDR).

The main objective of the regulation is to increase the safety and efficiency of securities settlement and settlement infrastructures in the EU.


Securities financing transactions (SFTs) allow investors and firms to use assets, such as the shares or bonds they own, to secure funding for their activities.

Regulation on transparency of securities financing transactions 





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Clearing and Settlement - 201926 articles out of 26.

Clearing and Settlement - 201844 articles out of 44.

Clearing and Settlement - 201762 articles out of 62.

Clearing and Settlement - 201654 articles out of 54.

Clearing and Settlement - 201578 articles out of 78.

Clearing and Settlement - 2014102 articles out of 102.

Clearing and Settlement - 201372 articles out of 72.

2012 Clearing and Settlement
2012-12-23 ISDA response to Consultation on a possible recovery and resolution framework for financial institutions other than banks
2012-12-20 ESMA consults on guidelines for CCPs' interoperability arrangements
2012-12-18 The Bank of England's approach to the supervision of financial market infrastructures
2012-12-04 FT: Regulators wrestle with swaps reform risk
2012-11-06 Hedgeweek: Eurex Clearing to launch central clearing service for bilateral securities lending market
2012-11-01 CFTC's Division of Clearing and Risk issues staff interpretation regarding Part 22
2012-10-18 FT: Swaps trades on brink of tough new regime
2012-10-17 FT: It's time to levy the risk-takers
2012-10-04 Reuters/Compliance Complete: Credit derivatives market can expect specific rules
2012-09-25 IMA against resolution powers for all investment firms but supports legislation for CCPs
2012-08-06 European repo market side-lined by ECB LTROs
2012-08-06 Central banks working on liquidity support for CCPs, says BoE's Tucker
2012-07-25 BCBS: Capitalisation of bank exposures to central counterparties
2012-07-19 ECB Governing Council appoints members of the new T2S Board
2012-07-13 AMF publishes 2012 edition of Risk and Trend Mapping for Financial Markets and Savings
2012-07-12 EBF's comments on the Commission's proposal for a regulation on improving securities in the EU and on CSDs
2012-07-10 European Issuers' Position on the Regulation on Central Securities Depositories
2012-07-06 Euroclear plans 'collateral highway'
2012-07-03 Fifteen additional Central Securities Depositories sign the T2S Framework Agreement

2012-06-25 Hedgeweek: The Great Migration - hedge funds and the move into central clearing
2012-06-22 ECB takes further measures to increase collateral availability for counterparties
2012-06-14 Bank of Canada/Agathe Côté: Strengthening financial infrastructure - the new Canadian central counterparty
2012-06-12 Euroclear Belgium, Euroclear France and Euroclear Nederland to sign up to TARGET2-Securities
2012-05-25 FN: EMIR set for summer consultation
2012-05-22 Opinion of the ECB on the introduction of legal framework for the operation of central counterparties
2012-05-10 FT: Funds dash to clearing houses for swaps
2012-05-09 Ignazio Visco: The TARGET2-Securities Framework Agreement
2012-05-08 Eurosystem signs TARGET2-Securities (T2S) Framework Agreement with first Central Securities Depositories (CSDs)
2012-05-08 Peter Praet: The TARGET2-Securities Framework Agreement
2012-05-08 Mario Draghi: The TARGET2-Securities Framework Agreement
2012-04-23 AFME's response to the EU discussion paper on debt write down
2012-04-23 ECB Eurosystem Oversight Report 2011
2012-04-09 FT: CME considers launching futures exchange in London
2012-04-05 ECB assessment of a new direct link between securities settlement systems in the euro area
2012-03-21 ISDA statement on CFTC final rule on Customer Clearing Documentation, Timing of Acceptance for Clearing, and Clearing Member Risk Management
2012-03-07 Reuters: EU blueprint to shake up settlement of trades
2012-03-06 FN: Deutsche Börse cash market mulls clearing reform
2012-03-06 European Supervisory Authorities published a joint Discussion Paper on Draft Regulatory Technical Standards foreseen by EMIR
2012-02-27 FN: Settlement rules will put Europe ahead
2012-02-10 Reuters: EU agrees rules to tame derivatives market
2012-02-09 New rules to increase transparency and safety in derivatives trading
2012-01-19 CEPR Discussion Paper: 'Internalisation, Clearing and Settlement, and Liquidity'
2012-01-18 FN: Clearing industry embraces stress tests
2012-01-16 Reuters: Clearing houses - the next casualty of the crisis?

Prior Years Reports

Clearing and Settlement - 201151 articles out of 51.

Clearing and Settlement - 201017 articles out of 17.

Clearing and Settlement - 200942 articles out of 42.

Clearing and Settlement - 200859 articles out of 59.

Clearing and Settlement - 200738 articles out of 38.

Clearing and Settlement - 200627 articles out of 27.

Clearing and Settlement - 200520 articles out of 20.

Clearing and Settlement - 200432 articles out of 32.

Clearing and Settlement - 20035 articles out of 5.

Clearing and Settlement - 200210 articles out of 10.