May 27, 2021

SDR_post-tradeAsset managers have until February 2022 to implement the Settlement Discipline Regime and the process will need front-to-back-office input and involve custodian banks, says Matt Johnson, of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation.

Apr 27, 2021

Natasha Head Ocorian + specialist fund administrationSpecialist fund administration has seen a flurry of job changes lately after Ocorian hired business development people from rivals in the sector and from the large, traditional fund administrators owned by custodians.

Apr 19, 2021

Alistair_StuartApex Group, a specialist fund administrator, has ramped up its digital banking arm – which includes services for asset managers - with three hires.

Mar 31, 2021

BitcoinWisdomTree has appointed Coinbase Custody as the second custodian for its physically-backed Bitcoin ETP.

Feb 25, 2021

David Abitbol SGSSDavid Abitbol, chief executive of Societe Generale Securities Services, says there’s still plenty that asset servicers can do for fund manager clients to improve their costs base - and like some of his peers, the CEO is looking at dealing desks.

Feb 24, 2021

Citi buildingCustody bank Citi has sought to capitalise on Nordea’s decision to exit the Nordic sub-custody market by striking a deal on referrals.

The agreement means Nordea will advise its existing clients to appoint Citi as its new sub-custodian in the region.

Migrating clients will gain access to Citi’s European Single Legal Vehicle platform via the custodian’s Dublin office.