About us

Enabling global fund distribution

Calastone is the largest global funds transaction network, connecting many of the world’s leading financial organisations. Over 1,300 customers in 34 countries and territories benefit from Calastone’s services, processing over 7 million messages and £80 billion of transactions each month.

Our mission is to reduce the frictional cost of trading using smart technology solutions and industry collaboration, lowering operational risk and enhancing client profitability through digitisation and automation.

Calastone is headquartered in London and has offices in Luxembourg, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and Sydney.

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International access

The funds market is global, with funds managed in one domicile being distributed globally into multiple markets.

Calastone’s global fund transaction network enables friction-free access to funds domiciled overseas, providing easy market access and greater choice for the investor.

This automated solution will improve the efficiency of our offering to intermediaries as we continue to enhance our coverage of the intermediary market across Europe.

State Street Global Advisors

Our Commitment

Collaborate, listen and innovate

  • To continue to collaborate, listen and innovate in response to industry demands. All our products and services are designed in response to customer and industry requirements, underpinned by efforts to provide operational and service support
  • To continue to help our ever-expanding community of participants reap the benefits of costs and risk reduction through interoperable automated processing, and take advantage of the domestic, regional and international investment opportunities on offer
  • To offer knowledge, insights and innovation drawn from our experience and expertise
  • To represent the best interests of our clients through active industry and regulatory engagement. We are devoted to continuing to engage, innovate and help participants address the increasing demand for greater transparency, efficiencies and investment performance

Snapshot

More than 1,300 customers process domestic and cross-border transactions across our transaction network

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Coverage within the UK, and 60% coverage in both Luxembourg and Ireland

190+

Different types of messaging formats and standards, which are independent from the network, and over 7 million fund messages globally over the network per month

13,000

Active trading connections with offices in London, Luxembourg, Hong Kong, and Sydney

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