ACATS enables eligible participants to efficiently and automatically enter, review, and settle the transfer of customer accounts between each other. The service standardizes transfer procedures, reduces operating costs, and speeds transaction settlements. ACATS enables the transfers of many different types of assets, including, but not limited to, equities, corporate and municipal bonds,...
In response to events relating to the close-out of Lehman Brothers in 2008, NSCC and DTC have been engaged with the industry in a series of initiatives designed to improve the efficiency and reduce risks associated with transactions processed through NSCC’s Automated Customer Accounts Transfer service (“ACATS”). Previous initiatives focused on CNS-eligible and mutual fund ACATS...
To learn about the Automated Customer Account Transfer Service (ACATS) be sure to watch the ACATS Overview webcast series. Also see the available documentation categories at left, including Important Notices, Membership, User Guides & FAQs, and Record Layouts. Log in to view ACATS content in this Learning Center.
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ACATS Important Notices
ACATS Membership Documents
ACATS User Guides & FAQ Documents
ACATS Record Layouts/Technical Documents