The value of assets under custody on behalf of customers rose to â¬10.8 trillion, a 13 percent rise from October 2006 (â¬9.5 trillion). Securities held under custody in Clearstreamâs international business experienced a rise of 13 percent from â¬4.3 trillion to â¬ 4.9 trillion. On the domestic German business, securities held under custody rose by 13 percent from â¬5.2 trillion to â¬5.9 trillion.
For the Global Securities Financing services monthly average outstandings reached â¬ 346.75 billion. The combined services, which includes triparty repo, securities lending and collateral management, collectively experienced a strong rise of over 21 percent from the same month last year (October 2006: â¬285.76 billion).
The Investment Funds services processed 419,935 transactions in October, almost 45 percent more than a year ago (October 2006: 290,489).