State Street in The Netherlands
State Street entered the European market in 1970. Since then, we’ve worked to strengthen and expand our presence in the region to better serve our clients. Today, with more than 10,000 employees* throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa, we offer local investors a complete range of financial services across the investment spectrum, including investment servicing, investment research and trading, and investment management.
State Street has been servicing the Dutch market since the late 1980s, and has developed extensive experience in meeting the needs of local institutional investors. In 2004, we opened our office in Amsterdam to further strengthen our commitment to the Dutch investment industry. Today, our Amsterdam office is the foundation of our growth strategy in The Netherlands. Our dedicated professionals have a deep understanding of and expertise in local business practices. In addition to their market knowledge, our employees bring you the wide range of integrated, scalable services and global capabilities offered by State Street.
To help you keep up with the sweeping changes taking place in the financial industry — both worldwide and in The Netherlands — State Street brings you an array of flexible and customisable investment servicing solutions. Our Global Services business includes account management, client service, business development, and regulatory and performance reporting.
Investment Research and Trading
We provide specialized research, trading, securities lending and innovative portfolio strategies with the goal of enhancing and preserving the value of your portfolio. We do this through proprietary portfolio and risk management technologies, trading optimization and global connectivity across multiple asset classes and markets. Through our integrated global network, we offer diverse liquidity and crossing to facilitate cost-effective solutions that meet your needs. Our capabilities span foreign exchange, equities, fixed income and derivatives. Our transition management capabilities are designed to help reduce your overall transition costs minimize operational and portfolio risk during complex transitions and provide greater transparency.
You can also take advantage of our industry-leading securities finance services. In the fast-changing, volatile global markets, you need to partner with a proven lending agent — one that is focused on the pursuit of strong and consistent returns in the context of conservative risk management, committed to program transparency and best practice oversight, and dedicated to maintaining scale and global reach.
We developed our Enhanced Custody product, for example, to give you more control over your assets and provide increased transparency. This service allows investors to engage in direct borrowing and financing from their own long positions, creating a more efficient and cost-effective way to service long/short strategies.
Through the corporation’s investment management business, State Street Global Advisors, we provide you with the disciplined, systematic investment strategies you need to achieve your investment goals.
As one of the world’s largest managers of institutional assets, State Street Global Advisors manages more than more than 1.9 € trillion in assets worldwide.** We use this experience to create highly customized investment solutions that align with your distinct risk parameters.
Products and services outlined herein are offered to institutional investors through State Street Bank and Trust Company and State Street Global Advisors, Inc., and affiliates, and may not be available in all jurisdictions. Please contact your sales representative for more information
* As of December 31, 2016
** Assets under management include approximately 29.4 € billion as of December 31, 2016, for which State Street Global Markets, LLC, an affiliate of SSGA, serves as the distribution agent.