Welcome to the Conference of the World Forum of Central Securities Depositories. This year the event was held online across three days between 30 May and 1 June, and below in the agenda section you will find details on further topics that were explored.
CSD engagement in Sustainable Development
Facilitating cross-border investment flows
Technology Vision for FMIs
Business optimisation and the ways to scale up a CSD
This panel will allow CSDs to elaborate on their ESG projects and discuss with the government representatives their engagement on ESG and sustainable development goals. The speakers will also discuss the role of CSDs in helping to facilitate the flows of international investment capital in line with ESG objectives.
The panel will discuss the impact of the cross-border activity of CSDs on the local and global economies.
The panel will discuss the importance of cross-border convergence in post-trade, current externalities of national legislations and principal post-trade areas where the global convergence would be beneficial for deeper global integration of capital markets.
Topic: Setting the vision on the use of technology by the financial industry
The panel will explore the use of innovative technologies and showcase CSD projects
This panel will showcase the new and advanced market infrastructure DLT projects. Presenters will capture your attention with an eye-opening description of the brightest new projects and provide an update on the current phase and solutions to challenges of the previously presented DLT Market infrastructure endeavours. Presenters will be able to take questions from the audience.
The panel will discuss how to bring alternatives to the cash leg on the CSDs DLT platforms. What are the options available? What partnerships are needed and how to ensure the finality of DVP settlement on the chain and off the chain?
The panel will update the audience on the latest developments in FMI cyber resilience.
The panel discussion will focus on the evolution of the CSDs ecosystem, the needs of the CSDs stakeholders and how CSDs can align with those.