Licences

10.02.2022

Both Clearstream Banking S.A. (CBL) as well as Clearstream Banking AG (CBF) hold banking licences which are issued by the banking regulatory bodies in Germany and Luxembourg. The licences for CBL and CBF can be found by following the links below to the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) and the Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin).

On 21 January 2020, CBF received a licence pursuant to Art. 16 CSDR (core and non-banking type ancillary services).

On 24 August 2021, CBF received a licence pursuant to Art. 54 CSDR (banking services).

On 12 April 2021, CBL received a licence pursuant to Art. 16 CSDR (core and non-banking type ancillary services), Art. 54 CSDR (banking services) and an interoperable link (“Bridge”).

Please follow the below link to the ESMA register of CSDs for further details on the services covered.