October 25, 2016

BNY Mellon Named Top Equity Lender Globally and Top Fixed Income Lender for the Americas in Industry Survey

BNY Mellon ranks #1 in key categories in 2016 Global Investor/ISF International Securities Lending Survey


NEW YORK and LONDON, October 25, 2016 — BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, was recognized as leading equity lender overall and top fixed income lender in the Americas in the Global Investor/ISF 2016 International Securities Lending Survey.

The results of the annual rankings, which surveyed institutional borrowers globally across multiple categories, were announced in London on September 22. BNY Mellon also earned the top spot in several regional and service categories: 

  • #1 globally for Group 1 Borrowers – equity lending
  • #1  in the Americas for Group 1 Borrowers – equity lending
  • #1 in EMEA – equity lending
  • #1 in APAC for Group 2 Borrowers (weighted) – equity lending
  • #1 in Relationship Management globally – equity lending

“This recognition reflects the dedication and teamwork of our professionals around the world,” said James Slater, global head of Securities Finance, BNY Mellon Markets. “The results are a vote of confidence from clients, validating our commitment to service excellence and building enduring relationships.”

In addition, BNY Mellon was named Winner Americas and Winner Asia-Pacific in the magazine’s tri-party survey. 

Launched in 1985, Global Investor/ISF connects the industries of asset management, asset servicing and securities finance. In securities finance, the publication examines such topics as securities lending, regulation, repo & tri-party, synthetic finance and corporate strategy. Global Investor/ISF also conducts several industry benchmark surveys each year.

BNY Mellon Markets, one of BNY Mellon’s fastest growing businesses, helps clients access capital, financing and liquidity with a comprehensive suite of innovative solutions and services covering foreign exchange, securities finance, collateral management and segregation, capital markets, liquidity and prime brokerage services.

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 Sept. 30, 2016, BNY Mellon had $30.5 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration, and $1.72 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). Learn more at bnymellon.com. Follow us on Twitter @BNYMellon or visit our newsroom at bnymellon.com/newsroom for the latest company news.