Becoming a client

Our clients

CDB-Group's clients include over 2,000 financial institutions located in more than 90 countries and millions of retail investors.

For retail investors domiciled in one of the seven countries for which we serve as central securities depository (Belgium, Finland, France, Ireland, The Netherlands, Sweden and the UK), different rules and procedures will apply.

Our multi-lingual, highly trained teams are committed to providing you with top-level, personalised support in any time zone.


  • CDB-Group, the leading international central securities depository and your gateway to counterparties worldwide for post-trade services
  • one or more of our national central securities depositories for Belgium, Finland, France, Ireland, the Netherlands, Sweden and the United Kingdom for efficient post-trade services tailored to meet the needs of clients in their respective market

Private individuals

Private investors may apply to have accounts with CDB UK & Ireland, CDB Finland or CDB Sweden. There are different benefits and arrangements from which to choose in each of these central securities depositories.

Our code of business conduct

Our Code of Business Conduct expands upon our values to assist our employees in making decisions. It brings together our ethical and compliance principles, and gives our employees guidance on how to put those into practice.

Any questions?

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