Cash Equities


Course Objective

This one-day course enables delegates to gain a comprehensive understanding of clearing securities (fungible, negotiable financial instruments that represent some type of financial value).


Intended Audience

This course is recommended as optional training for new and existing Clearing Members of LCH SA.

Prior Knowledge Required

This course assumes a good understanding of equities and the role and function of LCH SA.


  • Trade & Settlement Process
  • Buy-in Process


Training Programme

Date: This training is arranged upon request

Le Centorial
18, Rue du Quatre Septembre
75002 Paris

LCH Ltd Training Facility
Aldgate House
33 Aldgate High Street
United Kingdom

This training can also be arranged by vision conference or conference call.

09:30pm Registration and Coffee
09:45pm Welcome and Introduction
10am Trade & Settlement Process
  • Client account structure
    • Participant services 
    • Segregation possibilities
    • Accounts architecture
  • Trade Management
    • Referential services
    • Trade posting Functions
    • Trade netting process
  • Settlement Management
    • Trade Date Netting (TDN)
    • Settlement instructions specificities
    • Fails management

Buy-in Process

  • LCH Buy-in Timeframe & Caracteristics
    • Publication & Market
    • Notifications
    • Delivery timing
  • Buy-in process
    • Delivery process
    • Cash compensation calculation
    • Tender offer process
1pm Lunch
2:30pm Buy-in Specific cases
  • Partial deliveries on buy-in
  • Buy-in adjustments
  • All available Reports
  • Reading of SIF/BIF files
4pm Questions and Answers
3:30pm Close

For further details, please contact the Member Training team:

For EquityClear T: +33 (0) 1 70 37 67 60

Knowledge Assessment

Once you have attended an LCH SA training course, you may also opt to register for a one and a half hour knowledge assessment, to take place within one month of attending a training session. The knowledge assessments can take place via email, or at our London or Paris offices.