May 23, 2016

BNY Mellon Named Best ETF Service Provider in the Americas for 10th Consecutive Year


NEW YORK, May 23, 2016 – BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, has been named 2015 “Best Service Provider – The Americas” at the 12th annual Global ETF Awards, which is sponsored by exchangetradedfunds.com.  This is the 10th consecutive year that BNY Mellon has been honored as the top service provider to ETFs (exchange-traded funds).

“Our combination of advanced technology and focus on customer service were once again important factors that contributed to winning this award,” said Steve Cook, managing director and business executive for BNY Mellon’s Structured Product Services group.  “The award also reflects our experience in supporting a wide range of asset managers as they launch ETF products.”

In 2015, BNY Mellon helped 17 clients launch 82 ETFs, including funds that span smart beta, actively managed equities, fixed income, emerging markets and commodities.

Since its inception in 1997, exchangetradedfunds.com has been providing information on global ETF, ETC and ETN products on its website, including product descriptions, products listed on international exchanges, industry info and events, interviews from industry leaders and news. Its awards dinner recognizes those who have contributed to the development of the ETF industry world-wide.

BNY Mellon has a long history supporting the unique servicing needs of ETFs and has played a leading role in the development of procedures and systems integral to some of the first and most innovative products of the ETF industry. As of March 31, 2016, BNY Mellon supports 35 issuers offering 605 separate portfolios in the U.S., Europe and Asia with a total of $286 billion in net assets.

BNY Mellon's Asset Servicing business supports institutional investors in today's fast-evolving markets, safeguarding assets and enhancing the management and administration of client investments through services that process, monitor and measure data from around the world. We leverage our global footprint and local expertise to deliver insight and solutions across every stage of the investment lifecycle.

BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment management and investment services in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. As of March 31, 2016, BNY Mellon had $29.1 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration, and $1.6 trillion in assets under management. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK). Additional information is available on www.bnymellon.com. Follow us on Twitter @BNYMellon or visit our newsroom at www.bnymellon.com/newsroom for the latest company news.