From VPC to Euroclear Sweden we have been the Swedish Central Securities Depository since 1971, and since 2008 we are a part of the international Euroclear group. As a regulated Financial Market Infrastructure, we are subject to the supervision of the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority and the Swedish Central Bank.
We play a fundamental economic and social role in the market, providing a digital platform for securities management, underpinned by high levels of automation and reliability for a safer, more efficient and transparent marketplace.
We offer a number of services that simplify the administration of securities for nearly 1,600 issuers. We support almost 50 banks and brokers that are members in our securities system, and provide a digital platform for automated funds management. Additionally, we help around 100 companies/year with their Annual General Meeting.
One of the Swedish market´s key characteristics is transparency in holdings. We currently have around 3,200,000 investor accounts registered in our digital securities system. We also have our affiliated companies´ public shareholder registers available on request.