"HELLENIC CENTRAL SECURITIES DEPOSITORY" (former "THESSALONIKI STOCK EXCHANGE CENTRE") was founded in 1995. The headquarters of the company are in Athens (110 Athinon Ave, 10442). The company also has a branch office in the Municipality of Thessaloniki (16-18 Katouni St, 54625).
The General Electronic Commercial Registry (GEMI) Number of the company is 57958104000 (former Companies Register No 34189/62/Β/95/226).
(you can find information published by the company at GEMI's website here [in Greek])
It is a 100% subsidiary of Hellenic Exchanges-Athens Stock Exchange S.A.
Object - Articles of Association
The object of the Company is to carry out activities relating to the provision of central securities depository services in accordance with applicable EU and national legislation.
To attain the object, the Company engages in activities pertaining to the provision of the following core services, namely:
a) the provision of services for the initial recording of securities in book-entry form;
b) the provision of services for the central maintenance of securities accounts in book-entry form;
c) the provision of settlement services by means of book-entry securities systems.
In addition to the activities above, the Company engages in other activities relating to the provision of ancillary or supplementary services, particularly the provision of:
a) services related to shareholders' registers and/or electronic shareholders' registers, registers of unitholders/managers of exchange-traded funds or non-exchange-traded funds and of other holders of securities in book-entry form;
b) services in support of the processing of corporate actions, including tax operations, general meetings or meetings of bondholders and other beneficiaries, and relevant information services;
c) bondholder representation services;
d) tax collection and remittance services;
e) management services for collateral and other security interests, such as management of pledges or usufructs and registration of compulsory attachments;
f) services in support of securities financing;
g) services for the provision of links to other central securities depositories and market infrastructures, such as market operators and stock exchanges;
h) succession services;
i) services for the transfer of securities at the request of holders;
j) services for the submission of regulatory reports, the codification of securities (ISIN), the provision of information on securities in book-entry form;
k) IT services;
l) services for the training, certification or education of personnel in matters related to the financial sector such as in connection with matters pertaining to market infrastructure organization, infrastructure and system products and services, and market operation in general;
m) other services similar to the above.
The Articles of Association of the Company are available here
The Board of Directors of the Company is the following: