MOSCOW – On 15 March, the Executive Board of National Settlement Depository (NSD), Russia’s central securities depository, introduced a promotional period for JSC Gazprom shares transferred to NSD through registers or SSS-bridges from 1 to 29 March if these shares are to be kept in long term safekeeping sub-accounts (LSSA). The promotional period lasts until 1 May. During the period, the payment for safekeeping of Gazprom shares in LSSA will be included in the monthly minimal fee for depository services.
Charges for Gazprom shares’ transfer from Gazprombank depository to the register will not be applicable to Gazprom shares transferred to NSD through registers or SSS-bridges and placed on LSSA from 1 to 29 March.
National Settlement Depository (NSD) is the central securities depository of the Russian Federation, a part of the Moscow Exchange Group. NSD is Russia's national numbering agency and the substitute numbering agency for the CIS, authorized to assign the international ISIN and CFI codes.
The status of central securities depository was assigned to NSD by the Russian Federal Financial Markets Service’s order on 6 November 2012.
NSD holds professional securities market participant license #177-12042-000100 for depository operations issued by the Russian Federal Financial Markets Service on 19 February 2009, and license #3294 for bank operations issued by the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on 26 July 2012.
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