Strate and ICMA Capital Markets Educational Seminar
Date and Venue

Date: Tuesday, 29 October 2019
Time: 08:30 – 16:30
Venue: Hilton Hotel, 138 Rivonia Road, Sandown, Sandton, South Africa

Event Overview

Strate, in conjunction with The International Capital Market Association (ICMA), invited delegates to attend a one-day educational seminar on 29 October in Johannesburg for an update and discussion on the potential impact of these regulatory reforms.
Key topics, included:
  • the OTC Regulatory framework in South Africa
  • Developments in the bond markets both in South Africa and internationally
  • Repo and collateral management including the impact of the EU's Securities Financing Transactions regulation (SFTR), and how the buy-side in South Africa are using the repo market
  • The capabilities of automation (RPA): its impact on financial markets.
Detailed agenda can be viewed here.