Rulebooks: Contents

Mainboard Rules
Catalist Rules
SGX-ST Rules
CDP Clearing Rules
Rule 1 — Application and Definitions
Rule 2 — Administration
Rule 3 — Membership
Rule 4 — Appointment of Chief Executive Officers and Directors
Rule 5 — Financial/Capital Requirements
Rule 5A — Position Accounts
Rule 6 — Clearing and Settlement between Clearing Members and CDP
Rule 6A — Margin Requirements
Rule 6B — Collateral
Rule 6C — Payments
Rule 7 — Clearing Fund
Rule 8 — Default Rules
Rule 9 — Suspension or Restriction of Clearing
Rule 10 — Liabilities
Rule 11 — Supervisory Rules
Rule 12 — Foreign Market Links
Rule 13 — General
Rule 14 — Transitional Provisions
Regulatory Notices to CDP Clearing Rules
Practice Notes
CDP Settlement Rules
DVP Rules [Entire Rulebook has been deleted]
CDP Depository Rules
Futures Trading Rules
SGX-DC Clearing Rules
SIAC DT Arbitration Rules
SIAC DC Arbitration Rules
Rule Amendments

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  • 9.1 CDP May Suspend or Restrict Clearing and Settlement

    • 9.1.1

      CDP may suspend or restrict the membership of any Clearing Member, or the clearing and settlement of Exchange Trades in general or in particular, or the clearing and settlement of the Exchange Trades of any Clearing Member for such duration as it sees fit if in the opinion of CDP:—

      (1) the functioning of CDP is or is likely to be impaired by any event or circumstance;
      (2) such action is in the general interest of CDP and/or its Clearing Members; or
      (3) in respect of a Clearing Member, an Event of Default has occurred in respect of that Clearing Member.

    • 9.1.2

      Without prejudice to Rule 9.1.1, CDP may also take such other action as it may deem necessary or appropriate in the interests of CDP and/or its Clearing Members, or for the protection of CDP with respect to the Novated Contracts to which a Defaulting Clearing Member is a party, at the Defaulting Clearing Member's expense and if appropriate, in its name.

      Amended on 23 January 2009.

    • 9.1.3

      CDP may also request SGX-ST to suspend the Clearing Member from further trading on SGX-ST and/or notify any other Exchange of any action or proceedings taken against the Clearing Member.

    • 9.1.4

      If any Clearing Member shall be ordered to wind up, or proceedings for the voluntary or involuntary liquidation of the affairs of the Clearing Member be commenced, or a composition with the creditors of the Clearing Member under the provisions of any law or regulation relating to bankruptcy or insolvency be entered into under the laws of any jurisdiction, or if the Clearing Member, not being an Exempt Person, ceases to hold a valid Capital Markets Services Licence under the SFA, or ceases to be authorized to conduct banking business in Singapore pursuant to section 4 of the Banking Act (Chapter 19), the Clearing Member shall be deemed to have been automatically suspended.

      Amended on 1 July 2008.