News & Press Releases - 2015
CIBC Mellon to provide asset servicing as Cygnus Investment Partners LP launches KKR alternative investment offerings in Canada
Cygnus offering features historically low minimums in Canada for institutional and qualified individual investors to access KKR's alternative investment vehicles
CIBC Mellon once again Canada's Market Outperformer according to Global Custodian magazine 2015 Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey
CIBC Mellon led all operational survey categories in the Canadian market, including asset servicing, settlement, technology, ancillary services and value delivered
CIBC Mellon recognized, rewarded for "Best Reward and Recognition Strategy" at 2015 Canadian HR Awards
Prestigious award honours CIBC Mellon's success in leveraging a rewards and recognition strategy to recruit, retain, motivate and engage employees
CIBC Mellon's Together in Action volunteering program "Highly Commended" in Social Responsibility Project of the Year category at the 2015 Employee Engagement Awards
CIBC Mellon was the only Canadian company recognized at the 2015 Employee Engagement Awards
CIBC Mellon to provide asset servicing as Auspice Capital Advisors enters Canada's ETF market
CIBC Mellon today announced that Auspice Capital Advisors has selected CIBC Mellon as asset servicing provider for its new Canadian Crude Oil Index exchange-traded fund (ETF), which has begun trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "CCX".
Three-wheeled triumph at CIBC Mellon’s employee tricycle grand prix benefitting the Princess Margaret [VIDEO]
CIBC Mellon employees hosted their second annual Tricycle Grand Prix as part of fundraising efforts for the 2015 Shoppers Drug Mart OneWalk to Conquer Cancer benefitting the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.
CIBC Mellon named best sub-custodian in Canada by Global Finance magazine for ninth consecutive year
For the ninth consecutive year, CIBC Mellon has been named the best sub-custodian in Canada in Global Finance magazine’s annual ranking of the “World’s Best Sub-Custodian Banks”. The full award results will be published in the July/August issue of Global Finance. Senior CIBC Mellon leaders will join other honorees at the Marina Mandarin Singapore on October 14, 2015 to accept the award during the 2015 Sibos Conference.
CIBC Mellon to host employee Tricycle Grand Prix on May 12 in support of OneWalk to Conquer Cancer
On Tuesday, May 12, 2015, CIBC Mellon employees will host their second annual Tricycle Grand Prix as part of fundraising efforts for the 2015 Shoppers Drug Mart OneWalk to Conquer Cancer campaign benefiting Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.
David Linds to retire from CIBC Mellon; Rob Ferguson and Richard Anton take on new executive roles
CIBC Mellon announced today that David Linds will be retiring from his role as Senior Vice President, Business Development and Relationship Management on July 1, 2015. The company also announced that Rob Ferguson has been appointed Senior Vice President, Capital Markets, Business Development and Relationship Management and that Richard Anton has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer, with both appointments effective July 1, 2015.
The Globe and Mail: CIBC Mellon names new board chair
Joint venture between Canadian and U.S. institutions taps long-time BNY Mellon executive
Samir Pandiri Joins CIBC Mellon’s Boards of Directors as Chair
CIBC Mellon announced today that Samir Pandiri, Executive Vice President and CEO, Asset Servicing, BNY Mellon, has joined the Boards of Directors of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and CIBC Mellon Trust Company, and will serve as Chair of both Boards. Mr. Pandiri assumed his role as Chair on April 1, 2015. Vincent V. Sands, Executive Vice President, Asset Servicing, BNY Mellon, stepped down as Chair and as a member of CIBC Mellon’s Boards on the same date.
BNY Mellon appointed depositary and collateral agent by Canadian Solar
BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, through its subsidiary, BNY Trust Company of Canada, has been appointed depositary and collateral agent by Canadian Solar Inc., a leading manufacturer of solar panels and a provider of solar energy solutions, for four power plants in the Province of Ontario, Canada.
CIBC Mellon to provide asset servicing for Questrade's new family of exchange-traded funds
CIBC Mellon today announced that Questrade Financial Group has selected CIBC Mellon as asset servicing provider for its newly-launched family of exchange-traded funds (ETFs). CIBC Mellon will deliver custody, fund administration, ETF servicing and information-delivery services as Questrade enters Canada’s ETF market with a family of Canadian-dollar hedged mid-to-large cap ETFs tracking US indexes.
CIBC Mellon's 2014 United Way effort earns "Best Campaign Team" Spirit Award from United Way Toronto
CIBC Mellon, its employees and its 2014 United Way campaign earned top honours in the Financial Services category for the 2014 United Way campaign, as the company was awarded the 2014 United Way Toronto Spirit Award for Best Campaign Team among more than 100 companies participating in the Financial Services segment.
BNY Mellon appointed by the Province of Ontario to service its first green bond
BNY Mellon has been appointed fiscal agent, registrar, principal paying agent and transfer agent by the Province of Ontario for the issuance of its first green bond. The proceeds of Ontario’s green bond program will be used to finance projects with specific environmental benefits throughout the province that align with its Green Bond Framework.
CIBC Mellon named one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America
Outstanding corporate culture, employee experience and commitment to corporate social responsibility help earn a third consecutive Achievers award for CIBC Mellon