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Global Custodian announces nominees for Prime Brokerage and Private Equity Admin awards

The awards for categories based on Global Custodian's prime brokerage and private equity fund administration surveys will be presented at the Industry Leaders awards.

By Joe Parsons joe.parsons@strategic-i.com November 01, 2017 5:00 PM GMT

Global Custodian has released the nominations for its coveted Prime Brokerage and Private Equity Fund Administration awards in North America.

The Prime Brokerage awards recognise those firms that have excelled in a number of categories including technology, operations, reporting, capital introduction, and securities lending, among others.

BNP Paribas is nominated for a record five awards in the Prime Brokerage categories, followed by Wells Fargo Prime Services which is up for three awards. 

By popular demand, Global Custodian will also award the top North American private equity administrators.

The awards for prime brokerage and PEA will be handed alongside the HFA and MFA awards on 30 November at Global Custodians North America Industry Leaders awards dinner.

The full list of nominations includes:

Prime Brokerage (North American clients)         

Client service

BNP Paribas

Cantor Fitzgerald

Wells Fargo Prime Services

Operations

BNP Paribas

Wells Fargo Prime Services

Pershing Prime Services (BNY Mellon)

Financing & margining

Scotiabank

Morgan Stanley

Deutsche Bank

Reporting

Goldman Sachs

BNP Paribas

Cowen Prime Services  

Capital Introduction

Cantor Fitzgerald

Nomura

Morgan Stanley

Securities Lending          

BNP Paribas

Morgan Stanley

Pershing Prime Services (BNY Mellon)

Value   

BNP Paribas

Morgan Stanley

Wells Fargo Prime Services

Private Equity Fund Admin (North American clients)

Client service    

Trident Trust

Deutsche Bank

SS&C Technologies

Technology

Deutsche Bank

Citco

SS&C

Value

Horseshoe Fund Services Ltd.

Trident Trust

Maples Fund Services