of the year
Underpinned by a commitment to flexibility, creativity and integrity, ABN Amro Mellon has built its success of the past eight years on these cornerstones. Assets under custody have increased by 27.5% since December 2005, and 16% year on year since December 2000. ABN Amro has over 200 European clients and in June this year its total assets stood at ÃÂ¢Ã¢??ÃÂ¬510bn. Bank of New York
The BNY has built strategic relationships in core European markets, including the Nordics, France, Benelux and Germany. It has over 7,000 clients worldwide and has a total of Ã?ÃÂ£13 trillion assets under custody. In Europe, it services 600 funds with assets of $220bn. In 2005 and 2006 it won mandates with Signal Iduna, Leeds Building Society, Hermes and Capita Financial Group. BNP Paribas Securities Services
BNP Paribas SS has ÃÂ¢Ã¢??ÃÂ¬3.25 trillion in assets under custody, a large portion of which is made up of European issues. The company has gained significant new business over the past year, with assets under custody increasing by 20% in the year to June 2006. New clients include: Enarsarco, The Man Group, Avance Advisors, Institiuto Nazionale di Previdenza dei Giornalisti Italiani, Lagun Aro, Zurich Insurance's subsidiary in Australia and Fortis' asset management subsidiary in Germany.