Clearstream: Reminder - new account numbering format

06.10.2015

Further to our announcement A15116 , dated 12 June 2015, Clearstream Banking1 would like to remind customers that the technical implementation of an alphanumerical format for future new accounts opened in Clearstream Banking S.A. will take place on 23 November 2015.

Impact on customers

There is no immediate impact on customers. The application and use of the new alphanumerical format will be announced in due course.

In the meantime, to ensure business continuity when the alphanumerical format becomes operational, Clearstream Banking recommends that all market participants identify and plan, with immediate effect, any system enhancements they may require to be able to operate in an alphanumerical format.

Further information

For further information, please contact Client Services or your Relationship Officer.
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1. Clearstream Banking refers collectively to Clearstream Banking AG, registered office at 61, Mergenthalerallee, 65760 Eschborn, Germany and registered in Register B of the Amtsgericht Frankfurt am Main, Germany under number HRB 7500, and Clearstream Banking S.A., registered office at 42, avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg, and registered with the Luxembourg Trade and Companies Register under number B-9248.