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    Nasdaq Technology for Central Securities Depositories

    Comprehensive CSD Technology supporting a rapidly evolving industry

    Nasdaq CSD Technology enables Central Securities Depositories to meet today's business needs whilst also complying with future requirements, through a modular and platform-based solution.

    CSD Technology built to scale

    Macro events like evolving regulations and the convergence of traditional and digital assets have reshaped the CSD landscape and created new opportunities for CSDs to grow their business.

    Consistent with international standards and best-practices, Nasdaq CSD Technology delivers a stable and high-performing core infrastructure for multi-asset depository, settlement and corporate actions with high throughput. In parallel, the agile solution enables CSDs to innovate and realize new business opportunities like expansion into digital assets, international custody and securities financing.

    Macro events like evolving regulations and the convergence of traditional and digital assets have reshaped the CSD landscape and created new opportunities for CSDs to grow their business.

    Consistent with international standards and best-practices, Nasdaq CSD Technology delivers a stable and high-performing core infrastructure for multi-asset depository, settlement and corporate actions with high throughput. In parallel, the agile solution enables CSDs to innovate and realize new business opportunities like expansion into digital assets, international custody and securities financing.

    CSD technology for scaling markets
    Rodrigo Roblero, General Manager, DCV

    Our technology partnership with Nasdaq provides us with access to cutting-edge technology that will help us develop our market and continuously make new upgrades according to international standards  available to our clients

    Key Benefits of Nasdaq's CSD Technology

    Nasdaq CSD Technology provides stable market infrastructure combined with innovative solutions for future business needs

    Nasdaq CSD Technology Benefits

    Seamlessly connect to third party or in-house trading and clearing solutions via standard protocols. Nasdaq CSD Technology is tightly integrated with other Nasdaq technology platforms.

    Lower cost of ownership

    Reduced operational complexity with lower total cost of enhancements and changes to the system.

    Stable and high-performing infrastructure

    Robust and dynamic infrastructure with industry-leading throughput and performance.

    Proven technology

    Benefit from decades of experience and expertise, with 130+ clients leveraging Nasdaq's technology across the globe.

    Future proof technology

    Supports coexistence between traditional, digital assets and cryptocurrencies through integration with DLT platforms and services. 

    Sophisticated settlement management

    A multi-asset and multi-currency solution supporting efficient cash and securities management with optimization algos, technical netting, securities lending and borrowing, and buy-in processing.

    Innovative technology built for change

    Modular and platform-based solution enables CSDs to seamlessly expand their offering in line with market needs.

    Lower cost of ownership

    Reduced operational complexity with lower total cost of enhancements and changes to the system.

    Stable and high-performing infrastructure

    Robust and dynamic infrastructure with industry-leading throughput and performance.

    Proven technology

    Benefit from decades of experience and expertise, with 130+ clients leveraging Nasdaq's technology across the globe.

    Future proof technology

    Supports coexistence between traditional, digital assets and cryptocurrencies through integration with DLT platforms and services. 

    Sophisticated settlement management

    A multi-asset and multi-currency solution supporting efficient cash and securities management with optimization algos, technical netting, securities lending and borrowing, and buy-in processing.

    Innovative technology built for change

    Modular and platform-based solution enables CSDs to seamlessly expand their offering in line with market needs.

    Nasdaq CSD Buyers Guide

    Download "Key Considerations for CSD System Selection"

    Download our insider's guide with a 16-step framework that can help you select the best Central Securities Depository (CSD) solution for your market.

    Download our insider's guide with a 16-step framework that can help you select the best Central Securities Depository (CSD) solution for your market.

    Nasdaq CSDs and Digital Assets Webinar

    CSD Opportunities in the Digital Assets Landscape

    In this webinar, Andreas Lundell, Head of Product, Nasdaq CSD Solution discuss the coexistence between traditional and digital assets and the opportunities for CSDs to expand their business with new, digital, asset classes.

    In this webinar, Andreas Lundell, Head of Product, Nasdaq CSD Solution discuss the coexistence between traditional and digital assets and the opportunities for CSDs to expand their business with new, digital, asset classes.

    Nasdaq CIO's agenda report

    At the Top of the CIO’s Agenda

    Celent surveyed CIOs across market infrastructure (MI) operators globally to find out how they are addressing digital transformation and their most prioritized investment areas leading up to 2025. The results show a strong focus on improving agility, product creation capabilities and customer centricity.

    Celent surveyed CIOs across market infrastructure (MI) operators globally to find out how they are addressing digital transformation and their most prioritized investment areas leading up to 2025. The results show a strong focus on improving agility, product creation capabilities and customer centricity.

    CSD Technology Features

    Built to support the full transaction life cycle for CSDs

    Nasdaq Technology provides multi-asset, multi-currency solutions for settlement, depository, registry and asset servicing to support the full transaction lifecycle for CSDs. Additional services can be tailored to your specific needs - spanning from international custody and digital assets services to registrar services and securities financing. 

    • Supports multiple settlement models, currencies, and markets on a common ISO-based framework

    • Flexible settlement capabilities by optimization algorithms, securities lending and borrowing and buy-in processing

    • Sophisticated processing of corporate actions with high flexibility for market specific configurability

    • Registry services for issue, transformation, and other shareholder servicing

    • Open architecture enabling seamless integration with upstream and downstream systems

    • Provides connectivity to ICSDs and central payment platforms

    • Full STP and based on global standards and market practices

    • Enables digital assets services though integration with DLT platforms

    • Supports multiple settlement models, currencies, and markets on a common ISO-based framework

    • Flexible settlement capabilities by optimization algorithms, securities lending and borrowing and buy-in processing

    • Sophisticated processing of corporate actions with high flexibility for market specific configurability

    • Registry services for issue, transformation, and other shareholder servicing

    • Open architecture enabling seamless integration with upstream and downstream systems

    • Provides connectivity to ICSDs and central payment platforms

    • Full STP and based on global standards and market practices

    • Enables digital assets services though integration with DLT platforms

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    Maintain fair, transparent and safe markets with a robust platform for exchanges, marketplaces and regulators to manage cross-market, cross-asset, multi-venue surveillance.