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Jun 23, 2015

Philippe SeyllFunds Europe talks to Philippe Seyll, Clearstream’s Executive Board Member and Head of Investment Fund Services, about its plans for geographic expansion and product development in 2015 and beyond.

Jun 22, 2015

China bicyclesHSBC has become the first custodian bank in China to service a renminbi qualified foreign institutional investor (RQFII) based in Switzerland.

Jun 11, 2015

Swiss flagDepositary bank Caceis is opening a branch in Switzerland to offer services to locally domiciled funds as well as global custody.

Jun 04, 2015

handshake 1Northern Trust is the latest asset services provider to announce that RPMI Railpen, the asset manager of one of the largest UK pension funds, has awarded it with an investment operations mandate.

May 21, 2015

OutsorcingMutual funds that outsource their fund management are likely to have lower subscription fees and better performance.

May 15, 2015

Sunken shipWhether it makes sense for transfer agencies and software firms to merge, the new consolidation in the low-margin business may well see costs for fund managers fall, finds Nicholas Pratt.

May 15, 2015

Francis Jackson RBCRBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada, has appointed Francis Jackson as global head of client coverage for asset managers, pensions and sovereign wealth.

May 11, 2015

Laurent Ramsey PictetPictet Group, a Geneva-based bank and asset manager, has appointed its deputy chief executive of asset management, Laurent Ramsey, as a partner after 22 years with the firm.

May 08, 2015

Pieter de JongState Street has appointed its Edinburgh chief operating officer to head State Street Global Services in the Netherlands.

Apr 23, 2015

Profits upAssets under management for the investment management arm of BNY Mellon reached a record $1.74 trillion (€1.62 trillion) for the first quarter of 2015, an increase of 7% year-over-year and 2% sequentially.

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