Post Trade

Post Trade

Post Trade focuses on the creation of a single integrated post-trading process for securities transactions in Europe.

The Post Trade Division seeks to achieve harmonisation, standardisation and consolidation through best practice and regulation. Providing clearing, settlement and custody solutions to reduce costs and risks of market participants, the division’s work covers the operational, legal, tax, and regulatory aspects of post-trading.

Post-trade priorities

  • Contribute to the European Commission’s Capital Markets Union project in the post trade space
  • Represent and support members in the process of the T2S system being implemented
  • Help define CSD Regulation and its implementation;
  • Promote, monitor and verify the implementation of the Markets Standards for Corporate Actions
  • Actively support the work of the European Post Trade Forum (EPTF) 
  • Lead the industry initiative to harmonise and standardise ETF processes

Key resources:

AFME Post Trade Due Diligence Questionnaire (December 2017)

Click here to access the document

Webinar: What you need to know about CSDR

AFME Director of Post Trade, Stephen Burton, discusses the major challenges for CSD Regulation in this Euroclear webinar recording.
Listen to the CSDR webinar 

Spanish Equity Cash Dividends: Market Practice for Failed Settlements

This document is intended to provide the details for a market practice to handle cash compensations (formally known within the industry as ‘market claims’), between trading counterparties, related to failed settlement of Spanish equity transactions over dividend record date (RD) post the market changes as part of the Spanish Market Reform (SMR).

Click here for further information

Post Trade board

  • Martyn Nott, Chair

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch

  • Justin Chapman, Co-Vice-Chair

    Northern Trust Corp

  • Eric de Gay de Nexon, Co-Vice-Chair

    Société Générale

  • Judith Currie


  • Alan Cameron

    BNP Paribas

  • Tom Casteleyn

    BNY Mellon Asset Servicing

  • Jeffrey King


  • Rob Scott


  • Marko Niederheide

    Deutsche Bank

  • Quinn O'Bryen

    Goldman Sachs

  • Henry Raschen


  • Diana Dijmarescu

    J.P. Morgan

  • James Pike

    Morgan Stanley

  • Anders Tvilde


  • Marcos Santos


  • Vicky Kyproglou