Clearstream awarded for offering best custody and trustee solution


Clearstream has won the "Best Custody and Trustee solution" award for its proven asset safekeeping and servicing offering built on asset safety and processing efficiency. The award was presented during Goodacre's ‘Systems in the City (SITC) FinTech Conference and Awards 2020 presentation on 10 September 2020.

As part of the individual awards category, Steven Polese, Vice President, Business Development, Europe, UK & Americas, Investment Funds Services at Clearstream has been awarded “Sales Executive of the Year”.

The Systems in the City Financial Technology Awards are the leading endorsement for suppliers of services and systems to the regulated financial services sector.

Stephen Pinner, Managing Director of Goodacre UK, who hosted the virtual awards presentation said: “These awards have become the benchmark for firms considering alternative services and systems, not least as it is the users themselves who have offered direct feedback on all SITC FinTech nominees. Clearstream is to be congratulated for further success in a year when reliability, resilience and quality of service in the sector was more important than ever.”

Neil Wise, Global Head of Sales for Investment Fund Services at Clearstream said “We’re delighted to have received the SITC Award for the ‘Best Custody and Trustee Solution’ which acknowledges our robust and comprehensive custody offering for funds, bonds and equities. Asset safety is a key purpose of ours and we are extremely proud that our company has been recognised and acknowledged by both the market and our clients.”