Month: October 2011

Expanding the frontiers of market infrastructure

Over the years Bourse Consult has built up a reputation for providing high level expertise in some of the more important areas of financial market infrastructure. We are sometimes asked forĀ  examples of specific projects that we have advised on

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“Access rights” in clearing and settlement – are they worth anything?

There is a high level of interest currently in “access rights” in market infrastructures – that is, the right of of one infrastructure to provide a service to its customers based on the service provided by another infrastructure, for example,

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Securities settlement in 2020

The European Central Bank has just hosted a wide-ranging conference looking into the future of securities settlement. It was particularly valuable for bringing together an impressive spread of panellists from around the world, as well as the “usual suspects” from

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