Our Advantage

As an established and well-capitalised global leader, State Street can offer the guidance you need to achieve your business objectives — in any market environment.



State Street in France

Since our entry into the European market in 1970, State Street has built a strong presence in the region to better serve our clients. Today, with more than 10,000 employees* throughout Continental Europe, Ireland and the United Kingdom, we offer local investors a complete range of financial services across the investment spectrum, including investment servicing, investment research and trading, and investment management.

In France, we’ve grown our staff significantly since opening our Paris office in 1991. When you work with State Street in France, you benefit from our established local presence, our commitment to delivering a broad range of capabilities and services that are highly scalable and truly global, and the local market knowledge of our experienced professionals.

As a leading provider of investment management strategies to the market and with dedicated local investment servicing capabilities, State Street delivers global solutions backed by the in-depth expertise of close to 300 professionals* in our Paris offices. We look forward to building on our commitment to the market as we seek new opportunities to serve our clients.

Investment Servicing

To help you keep up with the sweeping changes taking place in the financial industry — both worldwide and in France — State Street brings you an array of flexible and customisable investment servicing solutions, including:

  • Depot bank
  • Global custody
  • Fund valuation and administration
  • Fund valuation and administration for alternatives and private equity
  • Transfer agent and paying agent
  • Middle office
  • Middle- and back-office servicing for OTC derivative transactions
  • Performance measurement and attribution
  • Client reporting
  • Data management

These products and services, combined with our expertise and local knowledge, bring transparency to the investment process and enable the owners or managers of invested assets to measure, evaluate and objectively interpret their investment performance.

Investment Management

Through our investment management business, State Street Global Advisors, we provide you with the disciplined, systematic investment strategies you need to achieve your investment goals. Our services include:

  • Asset allocation and overly management
  • Indexation
  • Enhanced indexation
  • Active equity
  • Socially responsible investing
  • Fixed income
  • Currency
  • Alternative investments

As one of the world's largest managers of institutional assets, State Street Global Advisors manages more than US$2 trillion in assets worldwide.** We leverage this in-depth expertise and decades of experience to create highly customised investment solutions that align with your distinct risk parameters.

Investment Research and Trading

We provide specialised 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 optimisation and global connectivity across multiple asset classes and markets. Our capabilities span FX, equities, fixed income, derivatives and money market assets. Through our integrated global network, we offer access to diverse sources of liquidity and crossing to facilitate cost-effective solutions that meet your needs.

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 programme transparency and best practice oversight, and dedicated to maintaining scale and global reach.

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.