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SFTR: What it Means for Firms in Asia

By DTCC Connection Staff | Jun 07, 2019

Beginning in April 2020, the European Union (EU) will require market participants to report securities financing transactions to a registered trade repository. The regulation, known as SFTR (Securities Financing Transaction Regulation), will have far reaching impacts that extend beyond Europe. In this two-part video series, Oliver Williams, Head of Repository and Derivative Services, Non-Japan Asia at DTCC, discusses how SFTR will impact firms in Asia and how to prepare from an operational perspective.