Strate is licensed as South Africa's Central Securities Depository (CSD) providing post-trade products and services to the financial markets. As the trusted independent provider of innovative post-trade products and services in Africa, Strate offers state-of-the-art technology, international expertise and global best practice to the financial markets.
Strate provides electronic settlement for securities - including equity, bond and derivative products, such as warrants, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), retail notes and tracker funds for Africa’s largest stock exchange, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), as well as the settlement of money market securities for the South African market and equities for the Namibian Stock Exchange. It has recently added Collateral Management Services and new Asset Servicing products to its portfolio. Strate provides services to issuers for their investors in terms of the Companies Act (2008) and Financial Markets Act (FMA) (2012).
For more information, please visit www.strate.co.za