State Street Announces Winners of 2012 Institutional Press

State Street Announces Winners of 2012 Institutional Press Awards,
Asia Pacific 
HONG KONG -- (Marketwire) -- 11/28/12 --  State Street Corporation
(NYSE: STT) is pleased to announce today the winners of the inaugural
State Street Institutional Press Awards, Asia Pacific, in recognition
of outstanding performance in institutional financial services
reporting across the region. Approximately 60 of the region's
publications, including those from Hong Kong, mainland China,
Australia and Singapore, participated in the awards, with more than
90 submissions. 
Entries were judged by an independent panel of industry professionals
including Angela MacKay, managing director, Asia Pacific, Financial
Times; Professor Anthony Fung, director, School of Journalism and
Communication, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Paul Smith,
managing director of Asia-Pacific Operations, The CFA Institute;
Sally Wong, CEO, Hong Kong Investment Funds Association; and Tom
Leander, editor-in-chief, Lloyd's List.  
The 2012 winners and highly commended for six categories are as
follows:  
Journalist of the Year - Pensions Issues
 Jame DiBiasio
 Editor,
AsianInvestor 
Highly Commended
 Bee-Lin Ang
 Contributing Editor, Investment &
Pensions Asia 
Fang Lan
 Reporter, Caixin Century Weekly 
Journalist of the Year - Investment
 Alvina Yuen
 Staff Writer, Asian
Venture Capital Journal 
Highly Commended 
 Tim Burroughs
 Managing Editor, Asian Venture
Capital Journal 
Yuzhe Zhang
 Senior Reporter, Caixin Century Weekly 
Journalist of the Year - Investor Services & Technology - joint
winners
 Enoch Yiu
 Chief Reporter, South China Morning Post
 Tim
Burroughs
 Managing Editor, Asian Venture Capital Journal 
Highly commended
 Bayani Cruz
 Executive Editor, The Asset 
Award for Best Newcomer
 Lulu Chen
 Business Reporter, South China
Morning Post 
Highly commended
 Justin Lee
 Staff Writer, Asia Risk 
Ray Chan
 Reporter, EJ Insight 
Award for Best Editorial Comment
 Rupert Walker
 Associate Director,
FinanceAsia 
Highly commended
 Daniel Flatt
 Editor, The Corporate Treasurer 
Rita Raagas De Ramos
 Managing Editor, Ignites Asia 
Award for Outstanding Contribution to Institutional Journalism
 Jame
DiBiasio
 Editor, AsianInvestor 
The journalists wer
e honoured at a luncheon in Hong Kong hosted by
Wai Kwong Seck, executive vice president and head of Asia Pacific,
State Street Global Services and Global Markets. "We are extremely
proud of the success of these inaugural awards and would like to
congratulate all of the finalists and winners for their high-quality
original work. We believe institutional media play an important role
in covering and analysing the latest changes in the financial
community and providing precise, accurate and timely reporting to the
public, especially in the fast-growing markets of Asia Pacific."  
Lead judge Angela MacKay, managing director, Asia Pacific, Financial
Times, commented, "We were pleased with the high level of enthusiasm
and participation in the Press Awards, considering that this is the
first time they have been held in Asia, and impressed with the
quality of a number of the submissions. Initiatives such as these can
only help to raise the quality of institutional reporting and
journalism in the region, and draw more talent into the industry." 
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About State Street Corporation
 State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT)
is one of the world's leading providers of financial services to
institutional investors including investment servicing, investment
management and investment research and trading. With $23.4 trillion
in assets under custody and administration and $2.1 trillion in
assets under management* at September 30, 2012, State Street operates
in 29 countries and more than 100 geographic markets. For more
information, visit State Street's web site at www.statestreet.com. 
*This AUM includes the assets of the SPDR Gold Trust (approx. $75.3
billion as of September 30, 2012), for which State Street Global
Markets, LLC, an affiliate of State Street Global Advisors, serves as
the marketing agent. 
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