CDS and Clearing Limited, a company established under the company act is a company promoted by Nepal Stock Exchange Limited (NEPSE) in 2010 to provide centralized depository, clearing and settlement services in Nepal. The company is inaugurated on 31st March 2011.

CDS and Clearing Limited

The main objective of the company is to act as a central depository for various instruments (Equity, Bonds, and Warrants etc) especially to handle securities in dematerialized form. This organization is entrusted with the safekeeping, deposit, and withdrawal of securities certificates and transfer of ownership/rights of the said instruments. The depository functions will be performed by the company under the securities regulations of Securities Board of Nepal (SEBON).


CDSC Update

Registered Companies: 192
Registered Banks in C-ASBA: 64
Registered Clearing Members: 50
Licensed Depository Participants (DPs): 69
Registered DPs in MEROSHARE: 65
Beneficial Owners' Demat Account (BOs): 1,323,752
No. of Shares in Demat Form: 3,873,073,655
As of 2018-09-24