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Scale drives success

Scale drives success

State Street Global Services: Best ETF Fund Administrator & Best European Smart Beta ETF Provider – Ciarán Fitzpatrick, head of ETF servicing for Europe for State Street, explains that the firm supports 67 per cent of the European market for ETFs, 84 per cent of those registered in Ireland and 47 per cent of those registered in Luxembourg, the two largest domiciles in Europe for ETFs.

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SEI gears up for non or semi-transparent ETFs

SEI gears up for non or semi-transparent ETFs

Commenting on the new non-transparent or semi-transparent ETFs expected to launch soon in the US, John Alshefski, Senior Vice President and Managing Director and Head of SEI’s Traditional business within the Investment Manager Services division, explains that the firm is extending its USD75 billion Advisors’ Inner Circle (AIC) platform to incorporate ETFs within its turnkey series trust operational infrastructure

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State Street Global Services looks to the future

State Street Global Services looks to the future

State Street Global Services: Best ETF Custody Provider & Best ETF Fund Administrator – Frank Koudelka (pictured), Senior Vice President – ETF Product Specialist at State Street Global Services, explains that globally the firm looks after 62 per cent of ETF assets, while in the US, from an administration point of view, they have close to 60 per cent of assets under management and 70 per cent in custody.

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JP Morgan Chase Bank - Best North American ETF Fund Administrator

JP Morgan Chase Bank - Best North American ETF Fund Administrator

JP Morgan has been servicing ETFs since 1996 and is especially proud of the Global ETF capability developed in the last two years, explains Fearghal Woods, Managing Director in Dublin. “This breadth of funds and assets has permitted JP Morgan to build a scalable and flexible offering for our clients in the US, and continue to expand that offering to service clients globally.” JP Morgan currently service 230 ETFs with assets in excess of USD525 billion in the US market.