State Street Corporation

State Street Corporation

August 26, 2005 12:06 ET

State Street Global Advisors Appointed by Integra Capital to Co-Manage Bond Fund

MONTREAL--(CCNMatthews - Aug 26, 2005) -

State Street Global Advisors, the investment management arm of State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) and the largest institutional fund manager in the world, today announced that it has been appointed by Integra Capital to manage part of the Integra Bond Fund which currently has net assets under management totaling CAD$85.5 million.

The fund's objective is to provide relatively stable, consistent rates of return through a portfolio of Canadian bonds. State Street Global Advisors is one of the world's largest fixed income managers with extensive experience managing more than US$550 billion in global fixed income assets under management.

"We are pleased to begin this relationship with Integra," said Carl Bang, managing director of State Street Global Advisors Ltd., Canada. "This win is another milestone in our successful track record in the fixed income business and is a testament to our risk-controlled strategies."

State Street Global Advisors, the investment management group of State Street Corporation, delivers investment strategies and integrated solutions to clients worldwide across every asset class, investment approach and style. With $1.4 trillion in investment programs and portfolios (as of June 30, 2005), State Street Global Advisors has investment centers in Boston, Hong Kong, London, Milan, Montreal, Munich, Paris, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, and Zurich, and offices in 28 cities worldwide. For more information, visit State Street Global Advisors at

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