US-based post-trade market infrastructure for the financial services industry, Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has announced partnerships with Catena Technologies, Compliance Solutions Strategies (CSS) and Finastra in order to support DTCC’s clients leveraging Global Trade Repository(GTR) service in support of Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR).

“DTCC works to advance industry-leading solutions that help secure and shape the future growth and development of the global financial marketplace,” said Marisol Collazo, Managing Director, Business Development and Head of Strategic Partnerships at DTCC. “Our Partner Program supports this mission by actively promoting collaboration with global and regional financial technology providers to help mutual clients to mitigate risk, achieve market efficiencies and reduce costs – and SFTR is, rightly so, front of mind for many right now.”

DTCC strives to transform the post-trade ecosystem through strategic partnerships that drive client value while accelerating the adoption of new initiatives and best-practices across the financial services industry”, said Val Wotton, Managing Director, Product Development & Strategy of Repository and Derivatives Services at DTCC. “We are delighted to be working with Catena, CSS and Finastra, to further enhance clients’ access to our multi-award-winning Global Trade Repository (GTR) service and look forward to fully supporting our mutual SFTR clients.”

Previously, DTCC partnered with EquiLend, Trax, IHS Markit and Pirum as well as Broadridge, FIS Global, Murex, RegTek.Solutions and SimCorp for 2018 GTR SFTR.

by Megha Bhattacharya
Market Analyst at IBS Intelligence