The new ETF follows a ruling from Hong Kong’s SFC which relaxes rules for the master-feeder regime in the territory.
With some of the world's largest ETF issuers launching new semi-transparent products, custodians and fund administrators are in a unique opportunity to bridge the gap between the active and passive investment community.
Chicago-headquartered custodian has created a service to cover all points of the investment lifecycle with landmark BlackRock partnership becoming a key component of the plan.
BlackRock begins multi-year project to diversify custody relationships for $2 trillion iShares assets
BlackRock has launched a Request for Proposal (RFP) to global custodians to bid for its US and Irish iShares funds’ assets.
BlackRock's flagship investment operations platform - Aladdin - is quickly becoming the core infrastructure for custodian’s front-to-back servicing models.
Microsoft Azure cloud will host BlackRock’s flagship investment operations platform Aladdin to boost computing scale and client experience.
A trend that defined global custody in 2019 and continues to spark debate, Global Custodian investigates the front-to-back data models of the market’s two largest providers.
Global Custodian takes a deep dive into the nominees for its Editors’ Choice awards at this year’s Industry Leaders Awards event. Our next category is Securities Services Project of the Year.
Asset managers are looking to train their teams across the front-, middle- and back-office in order to give them a full end-to-end picture of the investment process.