Mayfair Associated Investments & associated company's Legal teams, working with colleagues in other practice areas, advises financial institutions acting as global custodians, local custodians of all types, and sub-custodians on securities and cash held in cross-border custody for institutional investors, including mutual funds, pension funds, insurance companies, corporate trusts and governments.
Our Legal team advise custodians on all issues relating to the:
safe custody of assets
clearance and settlement of trades
collection of income
settlement of transactions
matters arising out of custody-related securities services and taxation
Also reviewing issues of liability, efficiency and credit risk, together with a full range of advice regarding cross-border and global custody arrangements to ensure compliance with applicable securities laws and other regulatory regimes affecting assets held in foreign custody.