ECSDA views and news

ECSDA views and news

ECSDA releases 2013 CSD Factbook
2 Sept 2014 – This year’s edition offers an up-to-date overview of the CSD landscape in Europe.
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CSDR enters into force on 17 September
28 Aug 2014 – Following its publication in the Official Journal on Thursday 28 August 2014, the CSD Regulation (“CSDR”) will officially enter into force on 17 September 2014. Many provisions, however, still require the adoption of implementing and delegated
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CSDs support shareholder transparency
15 July 2014 – On 9 April 2014, the European Commission issued a legislative proposal amending the Shareholders Rights Directive (SRD) of 2007. ECSDA looks at the expected impact of the proposal on central securities depositories (CSDs), and highlights some
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A new framework for CSD authorisation
22 May 2014 – ECSDA calls for a truly harmonised process for authorising and supervising central securities depositories in the European Union and warns against excessive recordkeeping requirements that seek to turn CSDs into ‘transaction repositories’.
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ECSDA issues proposal on settlement discipline
22 May 2014 – European CSDs make concrete proposals for building a workable European settlement discipline framework.
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