Dublin, April 30, 2010 - J.P. Morgan's Worldwide Securities Services business this month celebrated its Dublin office's 20th year of providing securities services to the Irish funds industry.
At a reception attended by the Tanaiste, clients, local law and accounting firms and senior J.P. Morgan executives, J.P. Morgan thanked its clients and local colleagues for their support. The event was hosted by Carin Bryans, who runs J.P. Morgan's Dublin office and was one of the original members of staff to establish the firm's fund servicing business in 1990. Bryans will also shortly take over as the Chairman of the Irish Funds Association.
Bryans said, "We wanted to thank our clients and local service partners for their support over the many years we've worked together. We were delighted to welcome the Tanaiste to our reception."
Liz Nolan, regional head of J.P. Morgan's Worldwide Securities Service business in Europe, Middle East and Africa, at the reception stated J.P. Morgan's commitment to Ireland, demonstrated by its local workforce of more than 500 and its plans to continue growing the business.
The accompanying photos of the event were taken at J.P. Morgan's anniversary reception at The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland on 22 April.
About J.P. Morgan Worldwide Securities Services
J.P. Morgan Worldwide Securities Services (WSS) is a premier securities servicing provider that helps institutional investors, alternative asset managers, broker dealers and equity issuers optimize efficiency, mitigate risk and enhance revenue. A division of JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (NYSE: JPM), WSS leverages the firm's unparalleled scale, leading technology and deep industry expertise to service investments around the world. It has $15.3 trillion in assets under custody and $6.5 trillion in funds under administration. For more information, go to www.jpmorgan.com/visit/wss.
About JPMorgan Chase
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.1 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.