Nov 09, 2018

Damon_WilliamsDamon Williams, chief executive of RBC Global Asset Management, has been recruiting to make RBC as well-known in European asset management as in capital markets. Interview by Nick Fitzpatrick.

Nov 09, 2018

HandshakeAfter the barrage of regulations precipitated by the financial crisis, France’s three asset servicing giants are at last free to concentrate on gaining new business. Mark Latham reports.

Nov 08, 2018

British_trainRPMI Railpen, the £28 billion (€32.1 billion) pension scheme for the UK’s railway companies, has reselected BNY Mellon as its asset servicer.

Oct 18, 2018

CryptocurrenciesFidelity International has launched a company to provide custody of digital assets – known more commonly as cryptocurrencies - for institutional investors.

Oct 15, 2018

ArtisanCustodians are changing rapidly as technology opens up new avenues. More value-add and tailored solutions mean the industry looks less like the commodity it once did, finds Nicholas Pratt. Plus, the 2018 custody survey.

Oct 15, 2018

ShellThe Funds Europe directory of custodians that took part in our survey - and the Q&As with executives - strongly reflect the high level of investment and time spent on technology projects.

Sep 05, 2018

AUM increaseThe value of Guernsey’s funds under administration is at a five-year high following a rise in private equity.

Aug 28, 2018

David Abitbol (pictured) has been named as the new head of Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) and will take up the post in January.

Aug 22, 2018

The investment banking arm of JP Morgan has appointed Thomas Brand as head of custody & fund services for Germany and Switzerland.

Aug 06, 2018

BNP_Paribas_buildingDiarmuid Ryan has been appointed as global head of hedge fund services at BNP Paribas Securities Services (BNPPSS) following a consolidation of the asset servicer’s alternatives unit.