SIX Securities Services tops ICSD global survey for the third year in a row
SIX Securities Services tops all ICSD categories in Global Custodian’s Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey for 2017
Toronto, CANADA: 16th October 2017: Results from industry magazine Global Custodian's annual Agent Banks in Major Markets survey reveals that SIX Securities Services is rated as the best Swiss Custodian with an average score of 6.26 out of a maximum possible 7.
The survey rated SIX Securities Services as the firm market leader, excelling in 80% of the categories that providers were ranked on. It performed particularly highly in the ‘Relationship Management’ (6.36) and ‘Client Service’ (6.28) categories, while also exceeding in categories such as ‘Tax Reclaims’ (6.60) and ‘Technology and Connectivity’ (6.36).
The survey comments on SIX Securities Services’ ranking as an “excellent set of results” that saw increases in “eight out of 10 category scores”. The biggest rise as a Swiss Custodian was in ‘Relationship Management’, coming in 0.35 higher than last year.
SIX Securities Services beat “both the market and global averages in all service categories” as a Swiss Custodian, and according to a European bank client, SIX Securities Services has a “fantastic helpline for all kinds of questions and great staff who can help in minutes”.
Valerio Roncone, Head of Markets and Clients comments: “As a Swiss Custodian, we are naturally extremely proud to have been rated the highest in this grouping. Our improvement from last year reflects the commitment and dedication we have put into providing the best services and, more importantly, value, to our clients. While we pride ourselves on robust and sophisticated technology and services, it is our commitment to the Swiss market and our clients that has positioned us as the clear industry leader. This dedication will continue, and our investment in new technologies will provide our clients with the best possible services, and experience.”