Our Business

We understand the value of building long-term partnerships with our clients, and we’ll work closely with you to develop customised, effective solutions that meet your objectives.

Investment Servicing

To help institutional asset owners and asset managers such as superannuation funds and trustees of managed investment schemes with investment administration services and to keep them up to date with the sweeping changes taking place in the financial industry— both in Australia and across the world — State Street brings you an array of flexible and customisable solutions, including:

  • Global custody
  • Fund accounting & unit pricing
  • Unit registry
  • Tax, financial statements and regulatory reporting Investment performance and analytics
  • Derivatives servicing & collateral management
  • Investment compliance monitoring
  • Middle office services

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 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. 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 prudent risk management, committed to program transparency and best practice oversight, and dedicated to maintaining scale and global reach.

Macro Strategy Research

In a world of increasing financial market and geopolitical uncertainty, we are acutely aware of the need for data-driven insights to navigate market trends.

Through our partnerships, State Street Global Markets' (SSGM) macro strategists are able to bridge the worlds of financial theory and investment practice to help simplify complex issues.

We have built rigorous proprietary indices to help deliver deep insights for better informed investment decisions. These tools allow our investors to better understand the effects of global issues and trends in a range of areas, including:

  • Investor behaviour
  • Risk mitigation
  • Inflation trends

Our Macro Strategy team delivers deep insights for better informed investment decisions.

State Street AlphaSM

State Street Alpha is the first front-to-back asset servicing platform from a single provider for institutional and wealth management firms. Alpha brings together our clients’ choice of real-time data and asset intelligence across the investment life cycle to help them make better decisions and deliver growth for their clients. Together with State Street’s middle- and back-office capabilities, Charles River IMS forms the foundation of State Street Alpha.

With built-in flexibility and scalability, Alpha lets clients manage assets in any market and streamline their day-to-day processes — helping to facilitate innovation, better inform investment decisions, optimize returns and streamline business operations.

Data Management

State Street provides institutional investors with tools that enhance the efficiency of their data operations, through the aggregation, scrubbing, storage and delivery of source agnostic information. DataGXSM, a part of our Global Exchange offering, is a Data-as-a-Service solution aimed at providing clients with an efficient and highly scalable data management solution to improve the quality, timeliness and use of data, enhancing your operational and analytical capabilities.

Investment Management

For four decades, State Street Global Advisors has served the world’s governments, institutions and financial advisors. With a rigorous, risk-aware approach built on research, analysis and market-tested experience, we build from a breadth of active and index strategies to create cost-effective solutions. As stewards, we help portfolio companies see that what is fair for people and sustainable for the planet can deliver long-term performance. And, as pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest.

For further information please visit https://www.ssga.com.

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.