Regulatory Oversight

The Central Securities Depository (CSD) Act 2007, Act 733 provides the legal framework for the operations of the depository. 

The CSD Act 2007, Act 733 includes provisions for: 

  • Establishment and functions of Central Securities Depository
  • Admittance and dematerialized securities
  • Securities accounts and records
  • Securities transactions and entries
  • Security, secrecy and investigation provisions
  • Establishment of Guarantee Fund

The Central Securities Depository (CSD) is regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under the Central Securities Depository Act 2007, Act 733. The day-to-day activities of the CSD are governed by the CSD Rules and Procedures. The CSD Rules and any amendment thereto are approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission.