Domestic CSDs Working Group


This Working Group is open to all members but is primarily addressing the issues of domestic CSDs, but users are welcome. The first two topics that will be addressed are:

  • Remote Working and associated controls
  • Resilience – the full scope of resilience, including:
    • The physical infrastructure of the CSD
    • The economic situation in the country and that impact
    • Supplies – fuel (for generators), telecoms, power supplies
    • Disaster Recovery Sites – including generator supplies

Working Group Chair

Dale Connock, Strate (Pty) Ltd


Q4 2021: Formation of the group and start work on the opportunities listed above.


Institutions represented by Experts in the Working Group

  • Aite Novarica
  • Central Securities Clearing System, Nigeria
  • Central Securities Depository, Ghana
  • Deposito Central de Valores, (DCV) Chile
  • Depozitarul Central, Romania
  • Nasdaq CSD SE, Iceland
  • National Settlement Depository, (NSD) Russia
  • National Securities Depository Limited, (NSDL) India
  • Strate, South Africa
  • The Thailand Securities Depository (TSD)
  • VP Securities, Denmark