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CIBC Mellon Industry Perspectives

CIBC Mellon Industry Perspectives

By CIBC Mellon
CIBC Mellon Industry Perspectives is a podcast series that brings you developments in the Canadian securities industry, and potential investment servicing impacts facing CIBC Mellon clients and institutional investors active in the Canadian market.
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Stability, Resilience and Innovation – Canada in Focus
Canada’s financial sector is characterized by robust and mature markets, marked by stability and transparency, proven infrastructure and efficient settlement mechanisms and an effective regulatory environment. This episode makes a strong case for Canada for global financial institutions and investors that wish to capitalize. The discussion featuring CIBC Mellon’s COO, Richard Anton, and VP of Global Financial Institutions, Lloyd Sebastian, led by CIBC Mellon’s Adrian Baldeo, Director, Global Financial Institutions, focuses on industry trends and Canada’s many advantages, including technological advancements, Canada’s leading sophisticated pension plans, and the market’s resiliency through the ongoing pandemic. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2021 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
21:37
April 14, 2021
The Growth of Responsible Investment in Canada
As institutional investors execute on their business strategies, many market participants are considering incorporating environmental, social and governance factors into traditional financial analysis. This episode discusses the main drivers and themes for responsible investing in Canada, and the conversation also dives into the latest survey findings from the Responsible Investment Association, including a look at the top ESG considerations among Canadian institutional investors. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2021 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
36:34
March 5, 2021
The Power of Expertise, Scale and Focus
Across industries and segments, including for-profit, government and non-profit sectors, organizations are looking to better respond to changing needs, compete effectively, overcome rising challenges and maximize value to stakeholders. In this episode, we hear how three different organizations are achieving powerful results by leveraging a specialized, expert provider. We also discuss the benefits of outsourcing, including freeing up capacity, gaining efficiency with scale and enabling new capabilities. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2021 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
16:23
February 17, 2021
CIBC Asset Management's Long-Term Outlook for the U.S. Dollar
The U.S. dollar has been widely recognized for decades by investors, major financial institutions and central banks as the world’s dominant reserve currency. This episode discusses a future perspective and the relevance of the U.S. dollar, offering CIBC Asset Management’s long-term outlook on the U.S. dollar with considerations, such as whether it will remain a dominant currency or one of many. The discussion also explores other currencies that could potentially rival the U.S. dollar. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2021 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
30:59
February 1, 2021
Canadian Tax Updates for Global Institutional Investors
Taking into account this year’s Sibos virtual event, organized by SWIFT for the global financial industry, this episode focuses on tax with respect to the Canadian market. We provide updates on the latest Canadian tax developments for foreign institutional investors into Canada and we also discuss insights into the non-resident tax reclaim process from an operational perspective. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2020 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
12:14
September 29, 2020
Canadian Performance and Asset Allocation Trends Through the Pandemic
Canadian plan sponsors have seen public markets rebound in Q2, following depressed valuations and increased volatility at the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic during the first quarter of the year, though ongoing uncertainty remains as the economy reopens after lockdown. This episode explores key economic factors at play, the latest median returns of the BNY Mellon Canadian Master Trust Universe and asset owner client trends during the “new abnormal.” This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2020 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
19:00
August 25, 2020
Evolving ESG Considerations and Expectations
Investing through an environmental, social and governance (ESG) lens continues to gather momentum in the Canadian market and globally for many compelling reasons. This episode looks at developments that market participants and stakeholders are seeing in the way markets assess, measure and respond to non-financial factors, ranging from governance concerns to public health and climate change. We also discuss ESG regulations and how the global pandemic is impacting institutional investors’ views of ESG. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2020 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
27:44
August 12, 2020
Data-Driven Investment Operations
Institutional investors continue to navigate accelerating technological innovation, a proliferation of data sources, and rapidly evolving demands from a multitude of stakeholders – these trends have been further strengthened by the rapid shift to remote work across the globe. Data remains the lifeblood of the investment process, with access to timely, relevant and actionable data critical to investors and investment operations leaders as they navigate global volatility, uncertainty and new opportunities. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2020 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
23:03
August 1, 2020
Considerations for Planning a Return to the Office
This podcast offers an outlook and key questions to consider as we look beyond the current state of sustained remote work during the Covid-19 pandemic and turn our attention to returning to the office. The discussion focuses on planning and preparing in consideration of business continuity and HR with the goal of supporting employees, reducing risk and keeping everyone safe. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2020 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
22:23
June 19, 2020
CIBC Asset Management and CIBC Mellon: Impacts of Significant Volatility to the Bond Market and Fund Operations
This episode, featuring CIBC Asset Management and CIBC Mellon, focuses on the effects of the recent financial downturn for institutional investors active in the Canadian corporate bond market, as well operational impacts from a fund-servicing perspective. We take a look back to March 2020, when Canada’s financial markets experienced increased volatility and trade volumes, as well as unprecedented levels of illiquidity in fixed income markets. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2020 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners.
21:21
June 3, 2020
Revised Changes to CRS and FATCA: Canadian Considerations
On April 20, 2020, the Canada Revenue Agency released its revised guidance on the Common Reporting Standard and the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. The revised guidance has the potential to impact CIBC Mellon clients' and/or Canadian institutional investors’ operations, reporting and tax compliance programs. This presentation contains the presenter’s personal views and not those of CIBC Mellon or any other person. It may be considered advertising, and provides general information only and neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon nor any other person are, by means of this presentation, rendering accounting, business, financial, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services.  This presentation is intended for general informational purposes only.  It may not be regarded as comprehensive nor as a substitute for professional advice.  Before taking any particular course of action, contact your professional advisor to discuss these matters in the context of your particular circumstances.  Neither the presenter nor CIBC Mellon accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by your reliance on information contained in this presentation. ©2020 CIBC Mellon. CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and may be used as a generic term to reference either or both companies.  None of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company, CIBC Mellon Trust Company, CIBC, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and their affiliates make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy, currency or completeness, makes any commitment to update any information.  No part of the presentation is an offer or solicitation in respect of any particular strategy and may not be construed as such.  Services referred to may not be offered in all jurisdictions nor by all companies.  CIBC Mellon does not provide investment or asset management services. This presentation, either in whole or in part, must not be reproduced nor referred to without the express written permission of CIBC Mellon.  Trademarks, service marks and logos belong to their respective owners
43:42
May 19, 2020