August 06, 2012

BNY Mellon Announces 4th Release of Workbench(SM) Mobile for the iPad® and iPhone®


Only global custodian to provide reports and information to clients via mobile app

BOSTON, August 6, 2012 — BNY Mellon, the global leader in investment management and investment services, has announced the fourth release of Workbench(SM) Mobile, a mobile app that enables the firm's institutional clients to authorize instructions and securely access key reports and account information via their iPad® or iPhone®.

Workbench Mobile is available to 50,000+ registered Workbench users for download from the App Store through BNY Mellon Connect(SM) Mobile.

The latest release of Workbench Mobile allows BNY Mellon's Asset Servicing clients to run the complete range of Workbench reports from their mobile device, including accounting, performance, risk, lending, and 24/7 real-time cash and custody reports in their choice of 11 global languages. 

This new mobile release builds on previously released features to allow users to securely view reports, authorize instructions, drill into valuation and performance and risk dashboards, look up issuer exposures, and browse BNY Mellon's latest regulatory and thought leadership news.

"While our initial releases permitted users to quickly and easily view existing account information, this new release gives them the further freedom and flexibility to initiate new report requests as needed, right from their mobile," said Steve Boor, Head of Global Information Delivery Products, Asset Servicing at BNY Mellon.  "We continue to listen closely to our clients, and will keep releasing new mobile capabilities quarterly to stay ahead of their needs in respect of quicker and easier mobile access to a wide range of account and investment information."

BNY Mellon Asset Servicing offers clients worldwide a broad spectrum of specialized asset servicing capabilities, including custody and fund services, securities lending, performance and analytics, and execution services.

BNY Mellon is a global financial services company focused on helping clients manage and service their financial assets, operating in 36 countries and serving more than 100 markets. BNY Mellon is a leading provider of financial services for institutions, corporations and high-net-worth individuals, offering superior investment management and investment services through a worldwide client-focused team. It has $27.1 trillion in assets under custody and administration and $1.3 trillion in assets under management, services $11.5 trillion in outstanding debt and processes global payments averaging $1.4 trillion per day. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK). Additional information is available on www.bnymellon.com or follow us on Twitter @BNYMellon