CUSTODY & INVESTORS’ SERVICES
CUSTODY ASSETS: 2012: $7,291 billion
2013: $8.055 billion
RATINGS: Moody’s: A1; S&P: A+; Fitch: A+
CLIENT PROFILE: By location: Our network is one of the most extensive in the industry, covering over 100 markets, with sub-custody proprietary locations in 26 markets. We bring together local insight and a global network to enable clients to maximize their market and investment opportunities worldwide. We successfully combine a 24/7 global operating model, accessible from any time zone, a multi-domestic presence, and one of the industry’s most comprehensive product offerings. Banking licenses around the world and our membership of industry bodies in all locations facilitate our client activities. By investor type: Our clients include asset managers, alternative fund managers, broker-dealers, arrangers, originators, issuers, pension funds, insurance companies, sovereign wealth and government agencies, investment banks and banks. We provide our clients with a comprehensive set of post-trade solutions.
CAPABILITIES/SERVICES: With access to harmonised services, reporting and products across all markets, we deliver a consistent experience and first-class service across the globe. Our 8200 professionals of 92 nationalities across 34 countries provide a comprehensive range of services covering the entire investment cycle from global custody and fund administration to middle and back office outsourcing. Our solutions include securities lending, FX, cash and banking, trade execution, derivatives clearing and collateral management.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENTS: In order to enhance our clients’ performance, we continue to expand geographically, both through the extension of our on-the-ground presence across Asia-Pacific and Latin America and also through our on-going commitment to other significant international markets. We increase the focus on our clients: by deploying globally led strategies and resources and by shielding them from the market changes.
OUTLOOK: As globalisation, economic shifts and regulatory upheaval continue at a fast pace,we are committed to providing the global reach and value-added solutions our clients need to optimise the opportunities that change brings and continue to invest in our people and technology.