Strate, a South African Central Securities Depository (CSD), has welcomed the official go-live of South Africa’s newest bourse, ZAR X, after successfully integrating the exchange into Strate’s clearing and settlement platforms. At the beginning of September 2016, the Financial Services Board notified the market that it had granted ZAR X an exchange licence. Strate […]
Strate, a South African Central Securities Depository (CSD), has welcomed the official go-live of South ...
Four members of the ‘Liquidity Alliance’ (LA), an international group of central securities depositories (CSDs), ...
All too often, good infrastructure goes unnoticed. This is probably one of the reasons why ...
Strate Charity Shares (SCS) is registered as a non-profit organisation and charity donation programme that ...
From a Thomas Murray AA- rating, to Strate being ranked among the top Central Securities ...
Four members of the ‘Liquidity Alliance’ (LA), an international group of central securities depositories (CSDs), are cooperating with Deutsche Börse to launch an initiative leveraging blockchain technology to ease cross-border mobilisation of security collateral. With the planned solution, The Canadian Depository for Securities Limited (CDS), Clearstream (Luxembourg), Strate (South Africa) and VPS (Norway) want to […]
South Africa is facing a major challenge of one the highest youth unemployment rates in the world. The Financial Markets industry is ageing and the struggle for good quality skills is a constant battle among many organisations. Strate has identified three separate, but complimentary projects, which will provide a sustainable pipeline of skills. The […]
On 1 December 2016, Strate held a farewell in honour of Bobby Johnston. Johnston was Strate’s Chairman from January 2011 to October 2016, and played a key role in the development of Strate 20 years ago. Monica started as the Project Manager of Strate in October 1996, where she met Johnston in his role as […]
All too often, good infrastructure goes unnoticed. This is probably one of the reasons why few South Africans know and understand the country’s Central Securities Depository, Strate, however, without it, investors would shy away from South Africa.
Prior to the implementation of Strate in 1999, SA was categorised as one of the worst emerging markets in terms of operational and settlement risk. Trading volumes on the stock exchange were averaging 4,000 trades daily, very thin when this is compared to the 350 000 on average during a month today.
Strate Charity Shares (SCS) is registered as a non-profit organisation and charity donation programme that was created almost 15 years ago to address the long-standing problem of investors holding small amounts of unwanted shares. Since 2002, SCS has paid more than R6 million to charities dedicated to helping children. It hands donations to charities across […]
It may be one small step for man, or employee, but it’s a giant leap for employee wellness. South African central securities depository, Strate, has incorporated a “work while you walk” approach to its daily routine. Not only has the company purchased two In-Movement Treadmill desks, more employees are incorporating standing and walking into their […]
From a Thomas Murray AA- rating, to Strate being ranked among the top Central Securities Depositories globally, click here to view an infographic that tells you all the fast facts that you need to know about Strate.
Rob Barrow, a current board member of Strate, has been appointed the chairman of the company’s Board, effective 4 November 2016. Monica Singer, Strate’s CEO, welcomes the appointment of Barrow. “Rob has a wealth of expertise and knowledge spanning more than two decades in the capital markets and he has served on Strate’s board […]
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