Central Banking

US think-tank to study cross-border settlement

The Group of Thirty (G30), the private Washington-based think-tank, is to undertake a new study of securities clearing and settlement arrangements in global capital markets, with a particular emphasis on cross-border activity.

The goal of the study will be to identify potential vulnerabilities in the global clearing and settlement infrastructure and to recommend steps to ensure its continued safe and efficient operation, providing guidance for mitigating risks in both domestic and internationa