NEW YORK, May 1, 2012 — BNY Mellon, the global leader in investment management and investment services, has been named as the 2011 "Best Service Provider - The Americas" at the eighth annual Global ETF Awards, which is sponsored by exchangetradedfunds.com. This is the sixth consecutive year that BNY Mellon has been honored as the top service provider to ETFs (exchanged-traded funds).
"Our industry-leading technology platform coupled with the unmatched expertise of our global service group have enabled us to quickly adapt to the wide array of innovative ETFs entering the marketplace," said Joseph F. Keenan, managing director for BNY Mellon Asset Servicing and head of its global ETF services business. "Our unwavering commitment to providing the highest quality customer service and our passion for partnering with sponsors to help drive the evolution of the ETF industry are both key reasons for consistently winning this award."
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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 Asset Servicing provides services through BNY Mellon and other related companies.
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