BNY Mellon Wins EMEA Finance Achievement Award for 'Best Depositary Receipt House' for Sixth Straight Year

Feb 28, 2013, 08:30 ET from BNY Mellon

NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon, the global leader in investment management and investment services, has captured EMEA Finance Magazine's 2012 Achievement Award for Best EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) Depositary Receipt House.  This marks the sixth consecutive year BNY Mellon has won the award.

"We are honored to have earned this award six years in a row and to be recognized by EMEA Finance for our service and commitment to clients," said Christopher M. Kearns, deputy CEO of BNY Mellon's Depositary Receipts business.  "There's a good reason why most of the world's issuers trust us to provide their depositary receipt services – we are unmatched in connecting issuers, brokers and investors to the world's capital markets."

BNY Mellon acts as depositary for more than 2,700 American and global depositary receipt programs, in partnership with leading companies from 68 countries.  We are committed to helping securities issuers access the world's rapidly evolving financial markets, and we deliver a comprehensive suite of depositary receipt services.  Learn more at

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