The last word: opportunities for custodians in 2012

The leading question

Obstacle and opportunity

Tim Keaney, vice chairman and chief executive, BNY Mellon Asset Servicing
With no end to the ongoing capital markets turmoil in sight, institutional investors remain under pressure to reconcile their pursuit of alpha with a pressing need to embrace the new business models that will allow them to better navigate the emerging post-crisis landscape.

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