It is the first major mandate for the new Luxembourg-based division of Apex after it completed the integration of the Warburg business in February.
Depositaries role of fund oversight could prove to be a useful boost to the ESG investment process.
The new offering will expand US Bank’s range of UCITS fund clients in Europe and enable it to compete with established European fund administrators.
BNY Mellon has made three major appointments to its European trust and depositary (T&D) business over the past two months.
BNY Mellon is developing a new trust and depositary model for common processes and practices across Europe.
The mandate expands the strategic relationship between Citi and Aegon Asset Management, which owns Kames Capital.
Bon spent 17 years at JP Morgan in a variety of senior roles in New York and London, most recently leading the direct and global custody business in the Americas.
French custodian looks to close 2018 strong with second mandate in December.
The appointment comes as BNP Paribas prepares to onboard €240 billion of assets for DWS on to its fund administration platform.
Citi is the second bank the SEC has taken action against for ADR pre-release abuses within its depositary banking business.