State Street is a leading financial services provider serving some of the world’s most sophisticated institutions. The company offers a flexible suite of services that spans the investment spectrum, including investment management, research and trading, and investment servicing.

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State Street Appoints Senior Vice President

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State Street has announced the appointment of Dick Taggart to Senior Vice President and head of Middle Office Outsourcing Operations across North America for the Company’s Investment Manager Services business.


Rescuing Goldman Sachs - The Truth

US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner came under fire again last week over the bailout of AIG (he was a key player in that saga in his previous position as President of the New York Federal Reserve).

Fidelity, FSA, Goldman, Nikko, State Street, Pipe Bombs

The Financial Times reports that US securities regulators have fined Fidelity Investments a total of $3.7m for 'supervisory and e-mail retention failures uncovered during a crackdown on'. The firm was found to have brorken its own ethics and entertainment policies as staff were plied with lavish gifts allegedly in exchange for passing on business.