AsianInvestor is pleased to announce the winners of its 2013 Service Provider Awards, recognising excellence in supporting the buy-side in Asia Pacific. We continue our announcements on Friday with prime broking. Next week come the winners in legal, accounting, index and trading & execution services.

The awards will be presented at our black-tie dinner at the JW Marriott in Hong Kong, to be held on the evening of Thursday, November 21. For enquiries and sponsorship opportunities, please email Rebekka Kristin or call her on +852 2122 5203.

Summaries for each winning entry and photographs from the dinner will be published in our December magazine edition. Congratulations to the winners.

Best global custodian for asset owners
State Street

Best global custodian for mutual funds
Citi

Best fund administrator, long-only
HSBC

Best fund administrator, alternative investments
Citco

Best securities lending
State Street

Best collateral management
BNY Mellon

Best outsourcing services
Citi

Best direct custody, China
ICBC

Best direct custody, India
Citi

Best direct custody, Japan
HSBC

Best direct custody, Korea
Kookmin Bank

Best direct custody, Southeast Asia
Deutsche Bank

Best direct custody, Taiwan
Deutsche Bank

Best direct custody, Australia/New Zealand
No award

Best Asian bank for cross-border custody
CTBC Bank

Buyside COO of the year
Jeff Levy, Turiya Capital

Asset service provider of the year
To be announced at our awards dinner