With the demands from asset managers for environmental, social and governance (ESG) data and transparency increasing exponentially, Chris Johnson, senior product manager, market data, securities services at HSBC, discusses how the service fits in with a custodian’s offering and the process that goes into creating a usable and suitable product.
Nominees from BlackRock, BNY Mellon, JP Morgan and State Street make up the shortlist for the coveted GC Industry Person of the Year award for 2021.
The co-chairs of the International Securities Services Association’s (ISSA) Regulatory Impact Working Group, Henry Raschen and Haroun Boucheta, discuss the incoming rules and challenges facing the post-trade industry.
BNY Mellon's Duane Shippey set up scholarship at his alma mater three years ago that has created a steppingstone for students to defeat the odds which can be stacked against them from an early age – particularly those from a minority background. Here he discusses what this kind of financial support and representation can bring, along with highlighting the racial inequality that remains across our society.
Service providers rated in the 2020 Agent Banks in Emerging Markets (ABEM survey) appear to have impressed clients over this unusual year, with its multiple operational challenges.
Outstanding Prime Brokerage, Hedge Fund and Private Equity Administration providers honoured, along with innovators, ones to watch and individuals.
Winners from annual awards ceremony to be announced during Fund Services 2020 documentary in December.
The desert race series is considered by TIME Magazine as one of the top 10 endurance competitions in the world, but this didn’t put off Bryan Murphy, global head of intermediaries client coverage at Citi. Here, Murphy takes us through his epic adventures through the Atacama, Gobi and Namibian deserts and a gruelling final leg in Antarctica.
After 25 years in financial services, Andrew Pitts-Tucker made the move of a lifetime out of the sector to focus on his passion for wildlife conservation in Africa. Andrew tells his tale of charity work, face-offs with poachers and applying lessons learnt from financial services to make a real difference in the country and how it inspired his move back to securities services to focus on ESG.