Asia Pacific


SFTR: What It Means for Firms in Asia

In this two-part video series, Oliver Williams, DTCC Head of Repository and Derivative Services, Non-Japan Asia, discusses how SFTR will impact firms in Asia and how to prepare from an operational perspective. Watch the videos

What you need to know about LEIs in Asia Pacific

Nellie Dagdag, Managing Director of Sales and Solution Delivery for APAC at DTCC, explains function and benefits of legal entity identifiers (LEI) in the financial services industry. Watch video series.

Making the case for real-time settlements

Nellie Dagdag, Managing Drector of Sales and Solutions Delivery for APAC at DTCC, says lags in the clearing and settlements exists to allow participants in the trade to ensure that funds are available at the time of presentation. Watch video.

The trade reporting landscape in Asia

In 2009, the G20 leaders – in response to the global financial crisis – agreed on a number of principles to govern the derivatives markets. Among these was the requirement that derivatives contracts be reported to trade repositories. As the only trade repository licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the first approved trade repository established in Japan, Ollie Williams, Head of DTCC Data Repository (Singapore) Pte Ltd, discusses the regulatory landscape around trade reporting in Asia and what firms should consider as they ramp up their compliance efforts. Watch video.

The future of trade reporting in Asia

DTCC has responded to the 2008 global financial crisis by providing global trade repository services for the reporting of over-the-counter derivatives transactions. Ollie Williams, Head of DTCC Data Repository (Singapore) Pte Ltd, shares with Regulations Asia on the evolution of trade reporting and how market participants could leverage trade reporting data for future regulatory reforms. Watch video.