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February 5, 2019

Canadian pension returns retreat in 2018: RBC Investor & Treasury Services

Q4 2018 returns lose -3.5 per cent; The first quarter with a loss since Q3 2015 Read more.

February 5, 2019

RBC Foundation Announces $1.1 Million Investment in Actua’s Future Skills Program

Ottawa, February 5, 2019/ Today RBC Foundation announced a $1.1 million investment in Actua’s Future Skills program as part of RBC’s Future Launch Program. The announcement was made by John Stackhouse, Senior Vice-President, Office of the CEO, RBC, at a special panel event hosted by the Canadian Club of Ottawa on the Future of Work: the Coming Skills Revolution. Read more.

January 31, 2019

RBC Investor & Treasury Services appointed custodian by Bridging Finance Inc.

Toronto, Ontario - January 31, 2019 - RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced it has been appointed custodian by Bridging Finance Inc. (“Bridging Finance”) for the assets of the Bridging Income Fund LP and the Bridging Income RSP Fund (collectively, the “Funds”). RBC I&TS will also provide fund accounting and shareholder services support. Read more.

January 16, 2019

RBC I&TS extends position in Sweden following appointment by Nordea Markets

Luxembourg, January 16, 2019 — RBC Investor & Treasury Services, part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced that it has been appointed by Nordea Markets to provide custody, fund administration, transfer agency and related services for its UCITS Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) business listed in Sweden. Read more.

January 16, 2019

RBC I&TS appointed depositary and administrator by AMOAI for their first Luxembourg based global infrastructure debt fund

Luxembourg, January 14, 2019 —RBC Investor & Treasury Services (I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced that it has been appointed depositary of Asset Management One Alternative Investments’ (AMOAI) first global Luxembourg domiciled infrastructure debt vehicle - Cosmic Blue PF Lotus FCP. Read more.

December 7, 2018

Early Learning Initiative Coding Club to continue expansion thanks to basis.point and Royal Bank of Canada

Good news for children aged 7-12 living near National College of Ireland (NCI); Early Learning Initiative’s (ELI) Coding Club is back and bigger than before! Read more.

November 7, 2018

RBC Investor & Treasury Services strengthens relationship with Picton Mahoney Asset Management with Liquid Alternative Mutual Funds Launch

TORONTO, November 7, 2018 — RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced it has been appointed custodian by Picton Mahoney Asset Management (“Picton Mahoney”) on three liquid alternative mutual funds added to its Fortified Fund family. RBC I&TS will also provide fund administration and shareholder services. Read more.

November 6, 2018

Canadian pension returns post slight gain in Q3 2018: RBC Investor & Treasury Services

Q3 2018 total returns gain 0.1 per cent; Canadian equities lose -0.3 per cent and fixed income holdings lose -1.5 per cent in Q3 2018. Read more.

October 29, 2018

RBC Investor & Treasury Services appointed custodian for First Block Capital’s ETFs

TORONTO, October 29, 2018 — RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced it has been appointed custodian by First Block Capital Inc. (“First Block”), on its new actively managed FBC Distributed Ledger Technology Adopters ETF, which launched on October 11, 2018. RBC I&TS will also provide fund valuation, ETF administration and tax reporting services. Read more.

October 22, 2018

RBC Investor & Treasury Services appointed custodian for Coin Capital Investment Management Inc.’s newly launched ETFs

TORONTO, October 22, 2018 — RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced it has been appointed custodian by Coin Capital Investment Management’s Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) which launched on September 20, 2018. Read more.