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Sebi tweaks SOP in case of defaults by trading and clearing members

The measures are aimed at protecting the interest of non-defaulting clients of trading members (TMs) or clearing members (CMs) in the likely event of default.

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Sebi on Friday tweaked the standard operating procedure specifying steps to be taken by stock exchanges, clearing corporations and depositories for dealing with possible defaults by trading or clearing members.

The measures are aimed at protecting the interest of non-defaulting clients of trading members (TMs) or clearing members (CMs) in the likely event of default.

Sebi, in consultation with the Market Infrastructure Institutions, has decided to modify the framework in order to provide equitable distribution of funds amongst investors, according to a circular. Under the new framework, within 30 trading days from crystallisation of balances, stock exchanges (SEs) or clearing corporations (CCs)

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First Published: May 28 2022 | 12:44 AM IST

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