A leading provider of financial services to institutional investors worldwide

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 9,000 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.

State Street is proud to celebrate 20 years of serving institutional investors in France. 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 more than 400 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
  • Compliance monitoring
  • 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 overlay 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 €1.6 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. With approximately €1.9 trillion in lendable assets* and a team of 277 dedicated professionals* worldwide, State Street is a market leader in securities finance.

*As of 31 December 2012
**This AUM includes the assets of the SPDR Gold Trust (approximately €54.6 billion as of 31 December 2012), for which State Street Global Markets, LLC, an affiliate of State Street Global Advisors, serves as the marketing agent.
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.

Industry Recognition

  • Funds EuropeAwards 2012
    • European Transfer Agent of the Year
  • Custody Risk2012 European Awards
    • Securities Lender of the Year
    • Property Fund Administrator of the Year
    • Fund Administrator of the Year