The last but perhaps most significant piece of the CSDR jigsaw, SDR is designed to address securities settlement failure risk.
The SDR provisions cover both the prevention and punishment of securities settlement fails.
Cash penalties and mandatory buy-ins will eat into Front Office profits unless firms upgrade their often-neglected settlement infrastructure.
As such, SDR will trigger significant transformation work at many firms.
Process automation, strong data foundations and near real-time settlement monitoring will all be crucial elements for success.
TONIC SDR SNAPSHOT
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