BNY Mellon’s Pershing Wins 2016 BISA Technology Innovation Award

April 5, 2016

JERSEY CITY, N.J., April 5, 2016—Pershing LLC, a BNY Mellon company, is pleased to announce it received the Technology Innovation Award at the Bank Insurance & Securities Association (BISA) annual conference held last month. This is the second consecutive year Pershing has received this top honor, for its wealth management platform, NetX360® which received the accolade in 2015.

The BISA Technology Innovation Award recognizes leadership in the advancement of the financial services industry's products, services and platforms through technology innovation. It highlights companies for their commitment to innovations in technology-based solutions for the industry.

"Our open architecture platform NetX360 provides financial professionals with a full suite of technology solutions that enables them to serve their clients better and operate their businesses more efficiently," said Ram Nagappan, chief information officer of Pershing. "We've created a value-driven eco-system of digital solutions to transform our clients' businesses for success and are honored that BISA continues to recognize our innovation."

"Last year we enhanced our Albridge Wealth Reporting platform and launched Managed360, further strengthening the solutions available through NetX360. We are proud of the accolades these solutions are already starting to receive," said John Brett, head of managed investments and chairman of Lockwood Advisors. "Creating innovative, insightful solutions is just one of the many ways in which we are personally invested in our clients."

Pershing is being recognized for the following technologies:

  • Albridge Data Quality Benchmark : The latest innovation to Albridge's comprehensive offering designed to help broker-dealers assess the quality of data they receive from companies.
  • Albridge Wealth Reporting Enhancements : A recent redesign of the reporting platform makes it easier to access relevant information through new client dashboards. All the essentials are in one place with single-click access to an intuitive reporting tool, empowering advisors with compelling new ways to analyze and present client data.
  • NetXInvestor Mobile: The NetXInvestor mobile app was launched in 2011, but recently had a major re-build of the front-end user experience, which added all of the features and functionality from the web, including additional trading options and additional device availability.
  • NetX360 Mobile: Launched in May 2014, the new NetX360 Mobile app encompasses an upgraded, simplified design showcasing Pershing's innovation to the advisor and home office user. It is available on all iOS and Android devices and on the Microsoft Surface Pro.
  • Managed360: Launched in 2015, Managed360 is an integrated managed account solution, available to Pershing clients and offered through Lockwood Advisors, Inc. It provides a suite of tools, research and model portfolios designed to help advisors strategically scale their managed accounts business.

About BNY Mellon's Pershing

Pershing and its affiliates provide global financial business solutions to advisors, asset managers, broker-dealers, family offices, registered investment advisor firms and wealth managers. A financial services firm located in 23 offices worldwide, Pershing provides business-to-business solutions to clients representing 6 million active investor accounts on the U.S. platform. Pershing affiliates are members of every major U.S. securities exchange, and its international affiliates are members of the Deutsche Börse, Australian Stock Exchange, Irish Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange and Toronto Stock Exchange. Pershing LLC (member FINRA/NYSE/SIPC) is a BNY Mellon company. Additional information is available on pershing.com, or follow us on Twitter @Pershing.

About BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment management and investment services in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. As of June 30, 2016, BNY Mellon had $29.5 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration, and $1.7 trillion in assets under management. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK). Additional information is available on www.bnymellon.com. Follow us on Twitter @BNYMellon or visit our newsroom at www.bnymellon.com/newsroom for the latest company news.