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Welcome! In this section of the DTCC Learning Center you will find the resources you need to maximize your use of DTCC’s Equities Clearing offerings. To find the content you need, either use the Search field or select a product below to access user guides, file specifications, video tutorials, FAQs, and more. Login to learn more about all of the Equities Clearing products and services.
DTCC clears and settles virtually all broker-to-broker equity, listed corporate and municipal bond, and unit investment trust (UIT) transactions in the U.S. equities markets. DTCC advances new initiatives, drives development of products and services that mitigate risk, reduces costs, and enhances processing efficiencies for market participants.
The Equities Clearing products and services assist you from pre-trade to trade capture, National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC) trade processing, and settlement, either through DTC or other settlement locations. NSCC provides clearing, settlement, risk management, central counterparty services, and guarantees completion for certain transactions for virtually all broker-to-broker trades involving equities, corporate and municipal debt, American depository receipts, exchange traded fund (ETF), and unit investment trust (UIT) transactions in the U.S. equities markets. DTCC advances new initiatives and drives product and service development that mitigate risk, reduce costs, and enhance processing efficiencies for market participants.
In the following NSCC trade flow, hover over the product name in sienna for a brief desciption, and then click an item to learn more about that Equities Clearing product or service.