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VP hosted a seminar on the Shareholder Rights Directive


VP INVESTOR SERVICES hosted a morning seminar with focus on the approved Shareholders Rights Directive and professor Jesper Lau from the University of Copenhagen gave us an overview of the directive and the implementation.

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CSDR and how it will impact your business


What are the business impacts of the new European CSD Regulation? VP hosts a seminar that will offer international insights and a national perspective.

Go-ahead for Danish sector solution for MiFIDII


Close collaboration between the Danish Investment Fund Association (IFB), the Danish tax authorities and the financial sector in Denmark, VP SECURITIES is now able to present a solution enabling investment funds to make a clean cut between funds with...

Shareholder Rights Directive has been approved


The latest piece of capital markets regulation is the Shareholder Rights Directive. On 3 April 2017, the Council finally adopted the revised Directive – close to three years after its presentation by the European Commission in April 2014. The D...

New service offering related to issuance


VP SECURITIES strengthens its services related to the business aspects of issuance and Corporate Actions. New profiles add more breadth to the consulting offering to market participants

Appointment of new CEO in VP LUX


The Chairman and the Board of Directors of VP LUX, the Luxembourg Central Securities Depository (CSD) owned by the Danish CSD VP SECURITIES, are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Andrea Tranquillini as new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the...

VP SECURITIES joins the ECB advisory Group AMI-SeCo


VP SECURITIES has accepted an invitation, by the ECB, to join the advisory group on market infrastructures for securities and collateral (AMI-SeCo). VP is one of eight CSDs asked to join and CEO Niels Olsen will represent VP in the group.

EU announces CSDR Level 2 today


The European Union has today published CSDR Level 2 standards regarding CSD requirements and capital requirements in its official journal. The regulation will enter into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the Official Jou...

Upcoming CSDR affects Danish market participants


Now is the time to prepare for the impacts of the new European CSD Regulation. At first in 2017, it is all about record keeping and asset segregation and at a later stage, a new settlement discipline regime is introduced.

2016 was an eventful year for VP


VP SECURITIES (VP) has just published its Annual Report for 2016. VP performed well during the 2016 financial year, and is ready to meet the challenges in a liberalised market. Major projects were completed successfully, and the profit for the year i...