The issuers of securities shall need the LEI code from November

From 1 November 2017 the entities issuing book-entry securities issues (securities) have to identify themselves with the LEI code. The LEI code shall serve for identification of entities – the issuers in connection with application of new EU legal regulations and creating a link between the issue identifier ISIN and the issuer identifier LEI. Centrálny depozitár cenných papierov SR, a.s. would like to draw attention to this obligation.You can read more informations HERE.

Submission of application for authorisation

On 28 September 2017 Centrálny depozitár cenných papierov SR. a.s. (CDCP) submitted the application for authorisation according to Regulation (EU) No. 909/2014 (CSDR Regulation) to the National Bank of Slovakia as a competent authority pursuant to mentioned regulation. The scope of services pursuant to submitted application for authorisation is adequate to the scope of services CDCP provides today. In order to harmonise the rules and procedures of CDCP with requirements of CSDR Regulation several operational, organisational and technical adjustments were needed. You can read more informations HERE.