A leading provider of financial services to institutional investors worldwide

Since our entry into the Asia-Pacific region more than 25 years ago, State Street has built a strong presence in the region to better serve our customers. Today, with more than 3,800 employees* in eight cities throughout Asia Pacific*, we offer local investors a complete range of financial services across the investment spectrum, including investment servicing, investment research and trading, and investment management.

We opened our Hong Kong office — our first in the region — in 1982, and it now serves as our regional headquarters for all of our offices located in the Asia-Pacific region. When you work with us, you have access to the local market knowledge of our experienced professionals, as well as capabilities and services that are highly scalable and truly global. More importantly, you benefit from our unwavering customer focus and commitment to your success.

In addition to our local offices, we established a technology center in Hangzhou in 2005 following a four-year partnership with Zhejiang University. We currently employ more than 1,800 professionals* at State Street Technology (Zhejiang) Co. Ltd., all dedicated to providing State Street, our customers and the industry as a whole with cutting-edge financial technology that is essential to our customers’ success in today’s rapidly evolving business environment.

Investment Servicing

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

  • Global custody and accounting
  • Investment performance and analytics
  • Investment operations outsourcing
  • Investment compliance

These products and services, combined with our expertise and local knowledge, can help you control costs, launch new products and expand globally.

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.

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. In the Asia-Pacific region, State Street is the largest provider of dedicated securities financing services, employing 35 experienced professionals in Hong Kong, Sydney and Tokyo. We are also the only agent in the region to offer a complete range of securities finance products and capabilities.

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 team is fully staffed with equity, fixed income and asset allocation investment professionals, and is the recognized leader in exchange-traded funds, including the ABF Pan Asia Bond Index Fund and the Tracker Fund of Hong Kong.

As one of the world’s largest managers of institutional assets, Global Advisors manages more than US$2.3 trillion in assets worldwide.** We leverage this in-depth expertise and decades of experience to create highly customized investment solutions that align with your distinct risk parameters.

*As of 31 December 2013
**This AUM includes the assets of the SPDR Gold Trust (approx. US$31 billion as of 31 December 2013), 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

  • Global Investor / ISF2013 Global Custody Survey
    • No. 1 Global Custodian in Asia Pacific
  • The Asset2013 Triple A Asset Servicing, Fund Management and Investor Awards
    • Best in Transition Management
  • Asian InvestorService Provider Awards 2013
    Best Global Custodian for Asset Owners and Best Securities Lending provider.
  • Asian Asset ManagementBest of the Best Awards 2013
    Best Securities Financing House
    Best Global Custodian in Asia Pacific