Business Streams

Cash Markets Fees

Effective from 2 January 2013

For further information on fees, please send your request to lchclearnetsa_BILLINGINFO@lchclearnet.com.

The rates indicated below are expressed in euro and are subject to VAT at the applicable rate.

All the fees described in this fee grid are collected on the 10th open business day of the following month (monthly charged)

I. Clearing fee

A. Guaranteed Postings

LCH.Clearnet SA charges a fixed fee per guaranteed posting:

B. Non-guaranteed Postings

LCH.Clearnet SA charges a fixed fee of €0.05 per non-guaranteed posting.

II. Clearing Services

A. Give-up/Take-up

LCH.Clearnet SA charges a fixed fee of € 0.10 on each take-up only.

B. Settlement related costs

(non applicable to non-guaranteed postings)

LCH.Clearnet SA’s policy is to recharge Clearing Members with settlement related costs prorata each Clearing Member’s settlement volume per settlement platform. Any settlement charge or fee's modification will be automatically passed on to Clearing Members.

a) For NYSE Euronext markets, Equiduct and Cassiopeia corporate bond platforms

LCH.Clearnet SA charges back:


For settlement instruction sent to Euroclear Belgium, Euroclear France and Euroclear Netherlands, an additional fee of €0.10 is charged per instruction sent (Recharge of T2S project costs for ESES CSD’s)[1].



[1]Please refer to : https://www.euroclear.com/site/publishedFile/2012_NL_022_Tariff_update_T2S_recharge_tcm94-266540.pdf  
 
b) For Luxemburg Stock Exchange market
It represents ICSDs settlement charges and SWIFT messages costs.
Since the launch of Luxemburg Stock Exchange, LCH.Clearnet SA charges back:

The amounts of the settlement related costs are subject to quarterly review if needed.

C. Fail penalty fees

(non applicable to non-guaranteed postings)

The fail penalty fees are applied to Clearing Members whose transactions fail during the delivery and payment procedures.

The invoicing of penalties applies per open business day on each selling fail per ISIN code, per Delivery Account (all settlement dates aggregated) and per Clearing Member.

The fail penalty fee is made up of:

The sum of the variable parts collected is passed back to Clearing Members on a monthly basis according to the following rules:

The net difference between fail penalty fee and passing back is collected on the 10th open business day of the following month (example: 10th open business day of February for January fails).

D. Cash fail penalty

(non applicable to non-guaranteed postings)

These penalties are applied to Clearing Members whose transactions fail during the delivery and payment procedures. A fee is charged for each business day the default of cash remains unsettled: value of the fail charged at EONIA + 2%.

E. Buy-in / Purchase costs

(non applicable to non-guaranteed postings)

A fee of €150.00 is charged for each buy-in process initiated by LCH.Clearnet SA in addition to any amount due to meet the cost of purchasing the securities.

If a Member commits to delivering securities in the context of a buy-in procedure and LCH.Clearnet SA notes that this Member fails to deliver them, a penalty of 10% of the Securities "tender price" x quantity of undelivered securities will be applied to the Clearing Member that had committed to delivering the securities.

To estimate your invoice, click here Cash clearing Tariff calculator (applicable since 2 January 2013).

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