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BNY Mellon is invested in the power of big ideas. With some of the sharpest minds and most innovative thinkers in financial services, our unique perspectives can have a profound impact on investors’ attitudes and actions. Our forward-thinking insights are shaping the future of finance.


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This Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) - BNY Mellon report focuses on the role that sovereign institutions may have to play in improving overall market liquidity, and contains results of OMFIF’s survey of 25 sovereigns with over $4.7 trillion AUM.

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Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision II: Challenges and Opportunities

The new version of the EU directive on Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision (IORP) is set to have a profound impact on workplace pensions. BNY Mellon’s new report looks at the challenges and opportunities it presents for European pension funds.

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Crossing the Collateral Rubicon

Vincent Pacilio, Adriano Koelle, Gregory Roath

Sovereign investment institutions around the world or Global Public Investors have since the 2008-09 financial crisis been gradually adjusting to their positions as systemically important players in the world economy.


Innovation in Payments: The Future is Fintech

The global payments industry is in the midst of rapid change as financial technology's ("fintech") potential to alter how, when and where payments are made gains momentum. This paper examines fintech's growing capabilities and explains why bank-fintech partnerships hold the key.

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The Buck Started Here

In 1784, amid profound political and economic change, we were founded by a visionary thinker, Alexander Hamilton. This same focus on innovation has driven us ever since.

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As the investments company for the world, BNY Mellon is a trusted financial authority for the world's most vital institutions. In Our Thinking, our panel of experts bring you the latest in global financial news and commentary.

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