Reasons for opening a CDS Account
Why do I need to open a CDS account?
You need to open a CDS account to facilitate the buying and/or selling of shares, and to carry out other  CDS transactions on all equity and non equity securities (i.e. bonds, loan sticks, warrants, etc.) which have been prescribed into the CDS.
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