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T+1 Trade Settlement on the Horizon?

Asset managers have been operating on a T+2 settlement cycle since last September, but many market participants are still eager to shorten the trade settlement cycle from two days to one day, or even real time. What are the prospects of faster settlement times and how will Wall Street decision makers go about such a change – and when can advisors and their clients expect a shift in settlement dates? Need stock market experts to weigh in on T-Plus One settlements – is it an idea whose time has come – why or why not? Need stock market experts, regulatory experts, money managers, traders, investors, stock settlement experts, to comment.