Custody

ABN Amro Mellon Secures Winterthur Mandate

ABN Amro has won another custody mandate in its stated target market the insurance sector. XL Winterthur International a subsidiary of the Bermuda based XL insurance and reinsurance group, which purchased Winterthur International from Credit Suisse Group earlier this year

BoNY Selected by Lloyds TSB for ADR Program

The Bank of New York announced today that Lloyds TSB Group plc has selected the Bank as depositary for its New York Stock Exchange listed American depositary receipt (ADR) program. Each ADR represents four ordinary shares and trades under the

IBIS Securities Selects BNY Clearing Services

BNY Clearing Services LLC, a subsidiary of The Bank of New York, announced today that its fully disclosed correspondent clearing services were selected by IBIS Securities LLC. IBIS Securities LLC is a general securities broker dealer that specializes in the

Reports On Italians’ Axing Withholding Tax – Inaccurate

According to local experts, reports that the Italian government was suspending withholding tax on coupon payments to foreign holders of BTPs were inaccurate. It seems reporters confused proposed reforms to the treatment of withholding taxes on equity dividends (which have

BoNY Appointed Stock Transfer Agent by AHP

The Bank of New York announced today that it has been appointed as stock transfer agent, registrar and dividend disbursing and reinvestment agent by American Home Products Corporation (AHP), effective November 5, 2001. This appointment is an extension of the

Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi To Upgrade System For Custody Service

Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi (BOTM), long a dominant force in Japanese custodybut which had a challenging year in 2001, announced on 19 November the launch of an enhanced, SWIFT ISO 15022 compliant yen custody system. From January, the bank will

Thomas Murray Joins Forces With Global Custodian

Thomas Murray, the research based information, ratings and consultancy group and Global Custodian, the leading trade publication in the securities services industry, have agreed to work together with the aim of creating the most comprehensive and robust analysis of the

ABN AMRO Mellon Wins Another UK Client

ABN AMRO Mellon has won the mandate to provide global custody to the pension fund of BBA Group PLC, the industrial group that services the aviation and industrial markets. The fund, worth 350 million ($508m), will convert to the alliance's