On 16 April 2019, a meeting of National Settlement Depository (NSD), Russia’s central securities depository, took place.
The Supervisory Board approved:
- The new version of NSD’s Internal Control Rules for Anti-Money Laundering, Combating the Financing of Terrorism and Financing of the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction;
- The new version of NSD’s Internal Audit Rules;
- Terms of transactions in financial instruments of persons who are NSD insiders and persons related to them.
The new version of NSD’s Internal Audit Rules will be put into effect once the Bank of Russia approves the document.
The Supervisory Board also took into account the Q1 2019 Activities Report of NSD’s Controller of the Professional Securities Market Participant.
The Supervisory Board approved combining by Eddie Astanin the position of Chairman of the Executive Board of NSD with the position of a member of the Board of Directors of JSC Settlement Depository Company.