Custody & cash services
Custody & cash services
Select custody & cash services according to your needs
CACEIS’s local and global custody offer brings a comprehensive range of services, including payments, FX and liquidity management services, in a highly secure, controlled environment designed to ensure protection of your assets.
We also provide "custody mirroring" services for assets held with other providers giving you a consolidated overview of your holdings.
Our experienced staff assists you and handles your transactions using standardised processes on a single centralised global platform, no matter where you are based.
Our services feature a high degree of flexibility enabling us to fine-tune our solutions accurately to your specific and evolving expectations.
In addition, we provide secure communication solutions and a wide range of market information and multi-channel reporting, notably through our OLIS portal (see our digital services).
«Our large-scale, flexible solutions can be tailored to your individual needs»
Laurent Majchrzak - Group Product Director
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Custody & cash services : our services
Benefit from the services of an experienced partner that constantly seeks to understand and respond to your needs
With our worldwide network of best-of-breed sub-custodians and direct links to major European Central Securities Depositories, CACEIS supports your investment strategies in numerous financial markets, more than 80 countries.
CACEIS seeks to anticipate forthcoming regulatory developments in order to understand the business impacts and opportunities for you, and proactively develop appropriate offers.
Our custody services include:
- Trade management and settlement
- Fund execution
- Corporate actions & coupons
- Proxy voting
- Securities class actions
- Custody mirroring
«Our teams are constantly focused on understanding your needs, providing quality services via our follow-the-sun global workflow»
Renée Simoes - Group Product Manager
Network management and market information
We manage a network covering more than 80 countries, accessing markets either directly or through sub-custodians.
In order to ensure the safety of your assets, we select our sub-custodians in accordance with a strict procedure based on principles of prudence and independence, monitor our network closely and examine it regularly by means of an annual process of on-site due diligence and assessment.
We provide market information to you by e-mail and on OLIS.
Asset protection is a central pillar of our business. It involves the strict segregation of your assets in our books and in those of our sub-custodians, in accordance with regulatory requirements.
Your accounts in our books are updated real-time and can be viewed on OLIS.
Portfolio or transaction statements are available at the frequency of your choice, in several formats and through various channels.
Trade management and settlement
We process the whole life cycle of transactions, from receipt of instructions through to effective completion, in accordance with real-time processes and a high STP rate, enabling us to offer the best cut-off times.
We deliver both actual and contractual settlement services.
The associated reporting (confirmation, follow-up of failed trades, etc.) is available online on OLIS and on subscription at the frequency, in the format and through the channel of your choice.
We manage your subscription/redemption orders and track them in STP mode, from order capture through to final settlement.
We have an extensive database of funds as well as links with a very large number of transfer agents, with whom we communicate mainly by Swift.
The associated reporting (execution, follow-up of pending orders, etc.) is available online through OLIS and by subscription at the frequency, in the format and through the channel of your choice.
Corporate actions and income management
We provide you with information received from a wide range of carefully selected sources on events affecting the securities held in your portfolios.
You can follow all events on OLIS and enter your instructions regarding corporate actions with options.
The reporting (Pre-advice, reminder and confirmation, etc.) is available online on OLIS and on subscription at the frequency, in the format and through the channel of your choice.
We assist you with the administrative procedures necessary to obtain tax relief, reduced withholding tax at source or to file tax reclaims.
Our tax specialists closely monitor tax regulation changes and inform you of any developments likely to be of interest. In particular, they produce highly-detailed tax matrices and keep them up-to-date.
All information and reporting relating to tax is available online on OLIS.
We provide you with comprehensive general meeting services, including an online proxy voting solution.
We assist you in preparing the PoA package required in certain jurisdictions.
Securities Class Actions
In partnership with a specialized international law firm, we offer a comprehensive solution including the following services:
- Information on ongoing Securities Class Actions,
- Settlements processing from the Notice of a new Class Action Settlement, to claims filing and follow up, till credit of the indemnity received to your accounts,
- Active group litigation services with an assessment of the financial benefits of participation or non-participation, and, upon decision, the possibility to have representation through our partner or the law firm of your choice.
All information is available via OLIS, our Client WEB Portal.
Benefit from a consolidated view of your assets wherever they are held
CACEIS can mirror in its own books institutional investors’ positions held with other financial institutions, thus enabling information from diverse sources to be acted on faster.
- Positions in financial instruments held with other institutions are recorded in our systems.
- Just as with positions hel with CACEIS clients can view them on OLIS and/or receive harmonised reports in the file format of their choice.
Manage your domestic and international payments with ease
We will provide you with a solution enabling you to deal with all your domestic or international payments as one-off or bulk payments, in compliance with the latest technical standards in the market place.
Entry and/or monitoring are done intuitively via our client portal and offer you a complete and consolidated overview.
«Our solution offers you a single entry point for handling and monitoring all your payments»
Arnaud Misset - Group Products Director
Payment monitoring, as well as dedicated report generation, is easy with OLIS
Entries can be managed in unitary or in bulk mode via import features in compliance with a simple, predefined formal procedure.
Your payments are handled in all authorised currencies with which CACEIS has an opposite number (list on request).
SEPA format management is provided (SDD – SEPA Direct Debit, SCT – SEPA Credit Transfer)
Likewise, for domestic payments, one-off or bulk entry and monitoring are available to you via our OLIS client portal.
Be limited neither by currencies nor by management of your cash accounts
Our « on the fly » FOREX services, coupled with optimization of your cash account balances will manage your cash automatically, simply and effectively
Definition of the management rules jointly with our teams guarantees the personalized handling of your requirements and optimized monitoring
«A complete cash offer, in line with your securities strategy»
Arnaud Misset - Group Products Director
Portfolio cash rebalancing
This service covers the maintenance of cash accounts and productions of cash forecasts for cash management/treasury purposes by the client/investment manager.
This service may extend to cash pooling of all sub-account balances in multiple currencies to the main reference currency account on a daily basis.
Provision of all cash reports via different channels (Swift, mail, web, etc.)
A forecast cash flow feature to enable you to anticipate your management decisions
You are no longer restricted in your forex investment decisions – we offer you a forex service covering your security transactions, whether you have an account in the currency in question or not.