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May 17, 2017

RBC Investor & Treasury Services appointed by Chiron Investment Management for Chiron Global Opportunities UCITS fund

NEW YORK, May 17, 2017 — RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced it has been selected by Chiron Investment Management LLC as custodian and fund administrator for its new Irish domiciled Chiron Global Opportunities UCITS1 Fund. Read more.

May 15, 2017

Canadian pension returns post four consecutive quarters of gains: RBC Investor & Treasury Services

Toronto, May 15, 2017 – Building on a strong 2016 annual return of 6.8 per cent, Canadian defined benefit pension plans upheld the positive growth trend with Q1 2017 returns of 2.9 per cent, according to the 50 billion RBC Investor & Treasury Services All Plan Universe, the industry’s most comprehensive universe of Canadian pension plans. Read more.

March 22, 2017

Royal Bank of Canada signs up to HM Treasury “Women in Finance Charter”

RBC is focused on achieving an inclusive workplace where all employees have equal opportunity to reach their full potential, and recognises that diversity and inclusion is not just a core value, it is also a business priority. Read more.

March 22, 2017

Royal Bank of Canada grant set to boost wildlife in London’s waterways

LONDON, 22 March 2017 - Wildlife including fish, amphibians, birds and insects has received a welcome boost today on World Water Day thanks to a £51,000 grant from Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) that will directly fund a range of habitat improvements to waterways in the capital – including locations along the rivers Colne, Crane and Wandle. Read more.

March 17, 2017

Children with special needs and learning disabilities in the Klang Valley to benefit from two new ‘sensory rooms’ provided by Ronald McDonald House Charities Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, 17 March 2017 – Staff and beneficiaries from Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Malaysia and representatives of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) today celebrated the opening of two new Ronald McDonald Sensory Rooms. Read more.

March 8, 2017

RBC Investor & Treasury Services Appointed Custodian and Administrator by Uniting Financial Services

Sydney, March 8, 2017 — RBC Investor & Treasury Services, part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced it has been selected by Uniting Financial Services (UFS) as its custodian and administrator. Read more.

February 7, 2017

Canadian pension assets move higher in 2016: RBC Investor & Treasury Services

Canadian defined benefit pension plans closed out 2016 with an annual return of 6.8 per cent, up from 5.4 per cent in 2015, according to the 50 billion RBC Investor & Treasury Services All Plan Universe, the industry’s most comprehensive universe of Canadian pension plans. Read more.

February 2, 2017

AXIO Capital mandates RBC Investor & Treasury Services as depositary for its new investment fund structure

Paris, February 02, 2017 – RBC Investor & Treasury Services, part of the Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), has been mandated by AXIO Capital to provide custody services, holding liabilities and positions for AXIO CROISSANCE, a fund structured as a société de libre partenariat (SLP) with a variable share capital of €50 million. Read more.

January 19, 2017

RBC recognized as ‘Best Trade Finance Provider in Canada’ for fifth consecutive year by Global Finance magazine

TORONTO, January 19, 2017 — Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) (RBC) has been named ‘Best Trade Finance Provider in Canada’ for the fifth consecutive year by Global Finance magazine. Read more.

November 17, 2016

iBionext selects RBC Investor &Treasury Services to provide custody services for its new innovation fund

Paris, November 16, 2016 – RBC Investor & Treasury Services, part of the Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), today announced that it has been selected by iBionext to provide custody services, holding liabilities and positions for its new ‘iBionext Growth Fund’ for institutional biotech investors. Read more.