A calm surface belies transformation in securities services

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New technologies are bringing significant structural change to the hitherto quiet and steady securities services industry.

Over the next five years, the global securities services industry will face more change than it has over the preceding ten—or even 20—years, as it adapts to dramatic shifts in the structure of markets and incorporates new technologies such as automation and robotics, advanced analytics, and distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) at scale. An influx of innovative applications and services from fintechs seeking to partner with


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