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Sponsoring a conference, or even taking an exhibition stand, is a fantastic way of raising your company’s profile within a certain market and creating greater awareness of your brand. Promote new and existing product and service offerings in a high profile way amongst a select group of other sponsors and exhibitors.
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EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services.
Our global asset management network encompasses key financial centers in the Americas, Asia Pacific, EMEIA (Europe, Middle East, India and Africa) and Japan.
Globally, we have more than 15,000 professionals and approximately 1,100 partners
focused on serving the asset management industry. Our combination of talent and resources gives us the ability to anticipate and adapt to the rapid and accelerating changes of today’s global economy and our people are united by our shared values and an unwavering commitment to quality.
(EYG number (EH0119)
Amundi ranks first in Europe1 and ninth worldwide in the asset management industry with AUM of more than €750 billion.
Located at the heart of the main investment regions in almost 30 countries, Amundi offers a comprehensive range of products covering all asset classes and major currencies.
Amundi has developed savings solutions to meet the needs of more than 100 million retail clients worldwide and designs innovative, high-performing products for institutional clients which are tailored specifically to their requirements and risk profile.
It contributes to funding the economy by orienting savings toward company development.
Amundi has become a leading European player in asset management, recognised for:
- Product performance and transparency;
- Quality of client relationships based on a long-term advisory approach;
- Efficiency in its organisation and team engagement to serve its clients;
- Commitment to sustainable development and socially responsible investment policies.
BNP Paribas is a leading global provider of securities services that delivers integrated solutions to all participants in the investment cycle including the buy-side, sell-side, corporates and issuers. Backed by the strength of the BNP Paribas Group, Securities Services is a leading global custodian with a local presence in 34 countries across fi ve continents, effecting global coverage of more than 100 markets. It partners with clients to help overcome complexity, while offering a one-stop shop for all asset classes, both onshore and offshore, around the world.
Key figures as of March 2012: USD6,731 billion of assets under custody, USD1,232 billion assets under administration, more than 7,044 administered funds and 7,700 employees.
The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) is a dynamic public agency with an overall responsibility for attracting inward investment into Bahrain, and is focusing on target economic sectors in which the Kingdom offers signifi cant strengths. Key areas of focus include manufacturing, ICT, and logistics and transport services as well as other sub-sectors.
The Financial Services sector in Bahrain is particularly strong and the EDB supports in the continuing growth of the banking industry and key sub-sectors, including Islamic Finance, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Insurance and Re-Insurance.
For more information on the Bahrain EDB visit www.bahrainedb.com; for information about Bahrain visit www.bahrain.com.
Citi Transaction Services, a division of Citi’s Institutional Clients Group, offers integrated cash management, trade, and securities and fund services to multinational corporations, financial institutions and public sector organizations around the world. With a network that spans more than 95 countries, Citi’s Transaction Services supports over 65,000 clients. As of the third quarter of 2012, it held on average $415 billion in liability balances and $12.8 trillion in assets under custody. Through its Securities and Fund Services business, Citi’s industry-focused experts provide institutions worldwide with an unparalleled portfolio of offerings that enable them to grow, reduce cost and mitigate risk. Citi OpenInvestor is the investment services solution for today’s diversified investor that combines specialized expertise, comprehensive capabilities and the power of Citi’s global network to help clients meet performance objectives across asset classes, strategies and geographies. Citi OpenInvestor provides institutional, alternative and wealth managers with middle office, fund services, custody, and investing and financing solutions that are focused on their specific challenges and customized to their individual needs.
For more information, visit openinvestor.transactionservices.citi.com.
HSBC Securities Services (HSS) is one of the world's leading providers of fund and securities services. With teams on the ground in 49 markets, we provide comprehensive global, regional and domestic securities services to:
- Investment managers, insurance and pension funds
- Sovereign wealth funds
- Banks and broker dealers
- Corporates and financial institutions
HSS services include fund accounting and administration, transfer agency services, global custody, sub-custody and clearing and corporate trust and loan agency, as well as providing access to the entire range of industry leading products and services offered by the HSBC Group.
Jupiter was founded in 1985 with the aim of delivering consistent and sustainable investment out-performance across its diverse range of actively managed products over the medium to long term without exposing our clients to unnecessary risk.
While Jupiter’s headquarters are in the UK, our international expansion enables us to provide investment solutions to professional and institutional investors in Europe and Asia.
In addition, our investment professionals invest across a global spectrum in both developed and emerging markets. The broad range of strategies includes regional equities as well as themed and sector equities, convertibles, fixed income and absolute return funds. Jupiter’s culture combines the spirit and flair of an investment boutique with the strength and resources of an established institution. As at 31st December 2013 Jupiter managed a total of $52.4bn.
Standard Chartered is a leading international banking group. It has operated for over 150 years in some of the world’s most dynamic markets and earns around 90 per cent of its income and profi ts in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. This geographic focus and commitment to developing deep relationships with clients and customers has driven the Bank’s growth in recent years. Standard Chartered PLC is listed on the London and Hong Kong stock exchanges as well as the Bombay and National Stock Exchanges in India. With 1,700 offices in 70 markets, the Group offers exciting and challenging international career opportunities for 87,000 staff. It is committed to building a sustainable business over the long term and is trusted worldwide for upholding high standards of corporate governance, social responsibility, environmental protection and employee diversity. Standard Chartered’s heritage and values are expressed in its brand promise, ‘Here for good’. For further information please visit www.standardchartered.com
Arendt & Medernach is the leading independent business law firm in Luxembourg. The firm’s international team of more than 290 legal professionals represents Luxembourg and foreign clients in all areas of Luxembourg business law from offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Moscow and New York.
Our philosophy is expressed through our five values: vision – commitment – people – independence – energy. We strive for excellence in order to achieve the best results for our clients and we always look for creative solutions.
Our specialised practice areas allow us to offer a complete range of Luxembourg legal services tailored to client’s individual needs across all areas of business law.
Established nearly 200 years ago, Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH) is a leading financial services firm, servicing $3.7 trillion* in assets from 17 locations worldwide, including Beijing, Hong Kong and Tokyo. BBH has been active in Asia for 30 years, and is custodian to the largest Japanese trust banks, insurance companies, and pension funds and works with leading banks and asset managers in China, Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and Australia. BBH provides global custody and related securities services including transfer agency, fund administration, securities lending, foreign exchange, cash management, and connectivity solutions (BBH Infomediary®).
+852 3756 1600 Scott McLaren
Head of Relationship Management & Sales, Asia
Brown Brothers Harriman (Hong Kong) Limited
*As of December 31st, 2013
BTG Pactual Asset Management – Latin America
BTG Pactual is the largest independent Asset Manager in Latin America with US$80.8 billion in assets. It is focused on being the premiere financial institution in the region combining investment expertise across all asset classes and deep understanding of LatAm markets. Delivering an unparalleled track record of 30 years of consistent returns, capital preservation and adequate risk monitoring.
A strategic positioning in Latin America´s main financial centers – Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Colombia and Peru – gives BTG Pactual a unique view of the market and differentiated local knowledge, enabling to develop a robust investment process generating consistent returns and a wide range of local and international investment strategies.
BTG Pactual operates under a partnership model and a flat management structure that emphasizes the value of intellectual capital, entrepreneurship and meritocracy.
BTG Pactual’s culture is key to its success.
CACEIS is a solid business partner with an innovative service offer. We have a long history of providing cutting edge services to demanding institutional and corporate customers worldwide. With €2.4 trillion under custody and €1.2 trillion under administration, we are a leading player in the global asset servicing industry, ranking among the world's top 10 custodians and top 5 administrators. Through a network of offices across Europe, North America and Asia, we deliver an outstanding range of high quality services to Private Equity and real estate vehicles globally.
Clearstream is a global leader in post-trade securities services and with more than €12 trillion in assets under custody, one of the world’s largest settlement and custody firms for domestic and international securities.
Vestima provides access to over 125,000 investment funds from 34 jurisdictions - from mutual funds to ETFs and hedge funds – on a single platform providing order routing, settlement, safekeeping and asset servicing for over 8 million trades per year. The key objective is to absorb market complexity and deliver efficient, secure and flexible solutions for the investment funds industry.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management is one of the world’s leading investment managers. With over 2,000 professionals across 32 offices worldwide, GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies. Our investment solutions include fixed income, money markets, public equity, commodities, hedge funds, private equity, and real estate. Our clients access these solutions through our propriety strategies, strategic partnerships, and our open architecture programs. Our investment teams represent over 700 investment professionals, capitalizing on the market insights, risk management expertise, and technology of Goldman Sachs. GSAM helps clients navigate today’s dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. GSAM extends these global capabilities to the world’s leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices, for which we invest or advise on over $1 trillion of assets.
As of December 31, 2013 GSAM leverages the resources of Goldman, Sachs & Co. subject to legal, internal and regulatory restrictions.
M&G Investments is a leading international asset manager that has been investing on behalf of individual and institutional clients for more than 80 years. Today we manage assets of over US$391 billion (as at 30 September 2013) for clients across Europe and Asia.
Our investment edge is in our people. With approximately 1,400 professionals worldwide, 226 of which are dedicated to fund management, we remain at the forefront of investment thinking, constantly seeking to develop our product range to provide the best investment opportunities for our investors. We believe we can deliver the best returns for our clients through active management, developing a deep understanding of the companies whose equities, bonds or property we hold.
MDO Services is a Luxembourg-based independent service provider providing third-party management company services, fund governance, substance solutions, and risk management support. MDO also offers experienced independent Directors overseeing Luxembourg domiciled collective investment funds and other investment vehicles.
Mirae Asset Global Investments Group (“Mirae Asset”) is one of Asia's largest independent asset managers in emerging market equities. Globally, Mirae Asset has in excess of US$55 billion of assets under management (as of 31 January 2014) across a diversified platform to offer market-leading investment services and solutions in traditional equity and fixed income products, ETFs and alternative strategies, such as real estate, private equity and hedge funds.
Mirae Asset has a presence in 12 countries worldwide, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Hong Kong, India, Korea, Taiwan, United Kingdom, USA and Vietnam.
Morningstar, is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company offers an extensive line of products and services for individual investors, financial advisors, asset managers, and retirement plan providers and sponsors. Morningstar provides data on approximately 437,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 10 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets.
Morningstar also offers investment management services through its registered investment advisor subsidiaries and has approximately $176 billion in assets under advisement or management as of Sept. 30, 2013. The company has operations in 27 countries.
Multifonds is an award winning multi-jurisdictional, multi-asset-class investment fund software platform offering three fully integrated products in a single flexible and scalable architecture: Multifonds Global Investor supports investors servicing and transfer agency for more than $1.3trillion worth of assets for both traditional and alternative funds, Multifonds Portfolio Accounting supports the increasingly complex middle-office needs of asset managers and their administrators and Multifonds Fund Accounting is the market-leading fund accounting software platform supporting more than $2.2trillion worth of assets. Multifonds serves most of the world’s leading global custodians, third-party administrators, insurance companies and asset managers, supporting more than $3.5 trillion in assets across more than 30 jurisdictions.
For more information please go to www.multifonds.com
RBC Investor & Treasury Services is a premier provider of investor services to asset managers, financial institutions and other institutional investors worldwide. Our unique approach to domestic and cross-border solutions, combined with award-winning client service and the expertise of 5,500 professionals in 15 markets, helps our clients achieve their ambitions.
RBC Investor & Treasury Services ranks among the world's top 10 global custodians with USD 2.7 trillion (CAD 2.8 trillion) in client assets under administration and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, one of the largest and most financially sound banks in the world.
Global Investment Management Services (RRD GIM) RR Donnelley Asia-Pacific has been chosen for more IPO, M&A and Fund-based content management than all other firms combined. Our proven SaaS technologies for asset management are combined with true 24/7 expert-service and industry-best print/distribution resources to turn your complex initial data into a ready deliverable. More accurate, quicker to market and dramatic cost savings - this is the APAC client experience in choosing RRD GIM. www.rrdgim.com
Language Solutions - Leveraging our powerful e-solutions to accurately translate, produce and distribute your compliance deliverable to regulators and key shareholders on-time and within budget. RRD Language Solutions offer 24/7/365 customer service thanks to our 15 offi ce locations worldwide and over 4,500 specialized in-country linguists. With our innovative technology as well as our unique collaborative approach, we consistently provide solutions to around 90% of the largest asset management groups worldwide in more than 140 languages. www.rrdtranslations.com
Standard Life Investments is a leading asset manager with an expanding global reach. Our wide range of investment solutions is backed by our distinctive Focus on Change investment philosophy, disciplined risk management, and shared commitment to a culture of investment excellence. As active managers, we place significant emphasis on rigorous research and a strong collaborative ethos. We constantly think ahead and strive to anticipate change before it happens, ensuring that our clients can look to the future with confidence. As at 30 June 2013, Standard Life Investments managed $271.2 billion on behalf of clients worldwide. Our investment capabilities span equities, fixed income, real estate, private equity, multi-asset solutions, fund-of-funds and absolute return strategies. Headquartered in Edinburgh, Standard Life Investments employs more than 1,100 talented professionals. We maintain offices in a number of locations around the world, including Boston, Hong Kong, London, Beijing, Montreal, Sydney, Dublin, Paris and Seoul.
For more than twenty-five years, Strategic Insight, an Asset International company, has been at the forefront of thorough, unbiased global fund industry research and business intelligence. Strategic Insight sets the standard for trusted business intelligence and global fund analysis.
We offer the most comprehensive, accurate global fund information available to help our clients direct their efforts wisely and grow their businesses. Our mission is to strengthen the industry and help our clients succeed in the global marketplace by providing them with the research, data and analytical support they need to identify product and distribution opportunities and make smart business decisions.
From desktop solutions to consulting services, Strategic Insight provides unique, customized solutions to meet the needs of all clients in today's ever-changing market environment, providing truly global coverage and expertise with analysts on the ground in The Americas, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
Vontobel Asset Management is a specialised multiboutique asset manager with its headquarters in Switzerland. We offer innovative and transparent investment solutions for private and institutional clients. Our investment expertise is rooted in our passion for active asset management. Our core competencies are Global Change Investing and Contemporary Value.
Within our Global Change Boutique we offer sustainable and thematic investment products. Our Global Trend Products are focused on three key investment themes: Scarcity of future resources (food, water, energy), better energy efficiency and clean technologies. The Global Responsibility Product range invests in environmentally and socially responsible companies across three regions: Europe, USA and Asia ex Japan.
Vontobel's New York based Value Specialists have for the past twenty years developed and refined our investment approach. The consistent bottom-up approach combines the very best elements of a growth-oriented investment strategy with a strict valuation discipline.
In choosing Vontobel Asset Management you will partner with an experienced, prudent and independent partner with global, active investment expertise.
Matthews Asia is an independent, privately owned investment firm and the largest dedicated Asia investment specialist in the United States with US$26.2 billion in assets under management as of November 30, 2012. We believe in the long-term growth of Asia, concentrating our efforts and expertise within the region since 1991. Our broad range of investment strategies provide investors with the opportunity to gain exposure to one of the world's fastest-growing regions. For more information please visit matthewsasia.com.
Investec Asset Management is a specialist investment manager, providing a premier range of strategies and funds to institutional, advisory clients and individual investors. Our investment expertise covers major asset classes, sectors and geographies.
It all began in South Africa in 1991. We were a small start-up offering domestic strategies in an emerging market. Over two decades of growth later and we’re an international business managing approximately $107 billion* for clients based all over the world.
We’ve always said that if you look after your clients, your bottom line should look after itself. And we feel the same way about awards. They’re not something we chase. That said, we’re delighted when our peers and partners recognise our contribution.
SmartStream provides Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions and Managed Services to dramatically transform the middle and back-office operations of financial institutions. Over 1,500 clients, including more than 70 of the World's top 100 banks, 8 of the top 10 asset managers, and 8 of the top 10 custodians rely on SmartStream’s solutions.
SmartStream delivers greater efficiency, automation and control to critical post trade operations including: Reference Data Operations, Trade Process Management, Confirmations and Reconciliation Management, Corporate Actions Processing, Fees and Invoice Management, Cash & Liquidity Management and Compliance Solutions. Used independently or as a suite of solutions and services, clients gain a lower cost-per-transaction whilst reducing operational risk, aiding compliance and improving customer service levels.
For more information about SmartStream visit: www.smartstream-stp.com