The Bank of New York Mellon Selected As Statewide Custody Provider-continued

February 23, 2012 - The Washington State Treasurer's Office has selected The Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon) as the next statewide securities custody provider. This appointment is effective April 1, 2012, through March 31, 2016, with an optional three-year extension.
The custody program allows local governments to get the best rate and terms from a single financial institution for custody banking services. It offers significant time savings for local entities because they dont have to prepare and evaluate requests for proposals (RFPs) or negotiate contracts.

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Source: Washington State Treasurer


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