Global Clearance

Securities Settlement Services Provided in 35 Countries


With access to markets around the world, drive sustainable growth when you work with BNY Mellon Broker-Dealer Services (BDS) for securities settlement and custody solutions. This includes direct access to primary TARGET2-Securities (T2S) European capital markets: Belgium, France Germany, Italy and the Netherlands. In addition, we provide market access to: Ireland, the U.K., the U.S. as well as Euroclear and Clearstream Central Securities Depositories (CSDs).


Align your business model and requirement for stringent and effective balance sheet management using our flexible clearing and settlement solutions.


Quickly scale up or down based on your firm’s specific needs.

Global Clearing flexibility

Position your firm to be more flexible and responsive to changes in your business model and the industry with our innovative and intuitive technology.


NEXENSM Gateway, BNY Mellon’s next generation technology platform consolidates BNY Mellon's service, third-party and client solutions into a single, intuitive and powerful platform. NEXEN delivers a consistent client experience for BNY Mellon technology, regardless of product service or region.

Connect through our global sub-custodian network—banks that are carefully vetted for their compliance with global asset-segregation and customer-protection rules.


Sub-custodian bank selection criteria:


  • Compliance with the regulatory requirements in markets where we have a presence
  • Competitive pricing
  • Market reputation
  • SWIFT message capabilities
  • Financial strength
  • Overall banking relationship with BNY Mellon
  • Ability to consistently meet clients’ needs


Each sub-custodian bank undergoes regular reviews and reexamination during on-site visits.


Connect to key European capital markets on the T2S settlement platform: Belgium, France, Germany, Italy and The Netherlands.


Directly access Ireland, U.K. and U.S. markets.


Work through us or directly with both International CSDs: Euroclear Bank and Clearstream Banking Luxembourg.

Monitor your positions at any point in the post-trade settlement lifecycle.


  • Proactively manage trade settlement activities and reduce trade fails.
  • Access intraday trade status reports through our-web-based systems or SWIFT.
  • Monitor same day (back-to-back) turn around for equities and fixed income securities as well as buy-and-hold activity.
  • Receive our comprehensive Service Level Description (SLD) covering our services.

Manage both sides of the balance sheet with the convenience of working with the BNY Mellon enterprise.


Enhance collateral mobility with BNY Mellon’s Broker-Dealer Services as the single source for settlement and custody.


Manage capital needs, portfolio optimization and securities financing through the BNY Mellon Markets group.

Enhance your market and regulatory knowledge with timely information available through our proprietary Netinfo® subscription service.


  • Country-specific marketplace changes
  • Specific impacts and implications
  • Actions required by your firm

Available when and where you need us around the globe.


Our teams provide follow-the-sun coverage across APAC (Tokyo), EMEA (Brussels and London) and the U.S. (Florida and New Jersey).

Global Clearing service features

What Makes BNY Mellon Global Clearing Different?

  • Access to collateral across geographies
  • $262B*
    Assets Under Custody (AUC)
  • $4.3T*
    Average Quarterly Value of Securities Cleared

*USD. As of September 30, 2018.

Our Insights

JUNE 2019

Sponsored Repos are Surging

Banks are sponsoring repos into clearing at a rapid clip, providing critical new capacity to the market.

Our Solutions

Ready to talk about what's next?