Nils Cullen, BBH Luxembourg

Nils Cullen

Senior Vice President, Head of Depositary Services, BBH Luxembourg

Nils joined BBH Luxembourg in 1997, having spent the previous 5 years in the financial industry in Luxembourg and the Isle of Man.
Prior to joining BBH, Nils worked for State Street Bank and for Global Asset Management. During his 22 years at BBH, Nils has held various posts and has gained extensive experience in Custody, Fund Accounting, Transfer Agency, Client Service, Relationship Management, and Internal Audit, serving banks, asset manager and alternatives clients. Nils graduated from Warwick University with a Bachelor of Arts Honours degree in French studies.


13.50 - 14.20

OTC Derivatives and collateral implications of new regulations

  • Access to CCPs for funds and implementation of FRANDT principles
  • Next steps for derivatives trading obligation
  • ESMA Review of market abuse regulation

14.20 - 15.10

Collateral eligibility and impacts on depositaries

  • Limitations and best practices for collateral re-use
  • Collateral schedules and custodial arrangements for UMR phases 5 and 6
  • Getting ready for CDRs 2018/1618 and 1619 on delegated safekeeping
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16.05 - 17.05

Securities lending – the causes and effects of changing behaviour

  • Business and regulatory drivers
  • Profitability/revenues
  • Routes to market – buy-side perspective
  • New themes – sustainable finance, role of technology