What is the DSB?

The Derivatives Service Bureau (DSB) is a fully automated generator of International Securities Identification Numbers (ISINs) for OTC derivatives. The DSB is the first numbering agency designed to operate on a global basis and to meet the particular requirements of the derivatives markets.

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DSB Technology Stability and Performance – A Review

With Q1 2018 almost over, I thought this a good time to review the technical stability and performance SLAs of ...
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FIRDS Data Analysis on Week 8 of MiFID II

This blog updates on the previous DSB blog after week 4 of MiFID II, to reveal a fairly stable universe ...
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Update after the second month of MiFID II

The OTC-ISIN population count has increased 34% in February to over 5.5 million as of close of business 28 February 2018, ...
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