Eagle to Expand its Global Presence With New Appointment

Boston, MA - 12 November 2007

Eagle Investment Systems LLC, a leading provider of financial services technology and a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, has appointed John Legrand as the head of its EMEA and Asian operations. Based in London, Legrand will be responsible for all business operations for the region.

Legrand is charged with expanding Eagle’s business into new markets and will focus on increasing market share in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia, while maintaining successful relationships with Eagle’s established customer base. He has more than ten years of project management, consulting and operations experience in the financial services industry on four continents. Most recently, he served as executive director of professional services at Advent Software. Previously, Legrand was the operations manager for Linedata Services’ LongView Trading system in the UK, Europe and Asia.

“With his global experience and depth of industry knowledge, John has the perfect mix of skills to lead Eagle’s EMEA and Asian operations,” said John Lehner, president of Eagle. “We see great potential for Eagle’s continued momentum across the globe, including in Europe and the Pacific Rim.”