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Global Public Investors

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Global Public Investors

Global public investors play a powerful role in the world’s capital markets. As a market leader, we’re driving innovation to suit the evolving demands of our clients, through new asset classes and technology and by transforming data into insight.

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Global Public Investors and the Real Assets Market

Global Public Investors have emerged as a powerful force in the world’s capital markets. New research from BNY Mellon and OMFIF charts their rising influence in the real assets market.


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Real Assets: Opportunities and Constraints for Investors

With sovereign wealth and public pension funds’ investments to real assets set to rise by over US$400bn in the next two years, Alan Flanagan, Managing Director, Global Head of Private Markets and Marvin Vervaart, EMEA Pensions Product Head, explore how the approaches of both groups compare.



Global Public Investors and the Real Assets Market

Alan Flanagan, Managing Director, Global Head of Private Markets, discusses key macroeconomic trends that are driving allocations toward real assets and the challenges associated with investing in the infrastructure and real estate markets.


OMFIF Podcast

The shift to real assets isn’t new. But it has accelerated in recent years. Hani Kablawi, CEO of Asset Servicing and Ben Robinson, Deputy Head of Research at OMFIF, dive deeper into the findings of the report and assess where global public investors are reallocating from, why infrastructure and real estate feature so prominently in their investment plans and what obstacles they face when investing in the real assets market. AUDIO [19:29]

Industry Insights

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Building Next-Generation Custody Services

With the prospect of industry disruption from financial technology companies and internet giants, asset managers are working hard to offer the speed and personalization clients have come to expect in so many areas of their digital lives.

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Transforming the Investor Experience

Ileana Sodani, Head of EMEA Business Development, Asset Servicing on the unexpected shifts in the competitive landscape driven by new technologies.

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What’s Driving the Evolution of the Asset Management Industry?

Hani Kablawi, CEO of Global Asset Servicing and EMEA Chairman at BNY Mellon, sat down with Ben Robinson, deputy head of research at OMFIF to discuss forces that are driving the evolution of the asset management industry.

News and Events

June 18, 2018

Global pension and sovereign funds plan to increase exposure, finds BNY Mellon


Jun 20, 2018

OMFIF and BNY Mellon Panel Discussion: Real Asset Investing Trends of Sovereign Investors Market Changes, Challenges and Opportunities

Feb 01, 2018

BNY Mellon Named Global Custodian of the Year at the Central Banking Awards

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*According to Pensions & Investments, May 2013. Based on total worldwide assets under management as of December 31, 2012.

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