Amendments to the Austraclear Regulations and Procedure, Determination and Practice Notes - Monday 23 January 2017
Effective today 23 January 2017, Austraclear has amended the Austraclear Regulations to support an extension to the ASX Collateral service.
The service extension allows ASX Collateral customers to give and receive securities as principal in securities lending transactions.
Some clarifying amendments have also been made to the current Austraclear Regulations relating to the ASX Collateral service, and consequential amendments have been made to the Austraclear Procedures, Determinations and Practice Notes.
A copy of the amendments is available here.
The amendments do not impact on Austraclear participants that are not customers of the ASX Collateral service.
Participants who would like further information about the ASX Collateral service or these changes should contact:
Manager, ASX Collateral
Ph: (02) 9227 0451
Brendan Laird, Senior Manager Post Trade Operations
Any enquiries should be directed through to the Austraclear and ASX Collateral Service Desk on 1300 362 257 or via email to Austraclear@asx.com.au