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European Depositary Bank SA (EDB), London Branch
Is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to provide depositary services and is the London branch of European Depositary Bank SA, a Luxembourg public limited liability company (société anonyme), registered with the Luxembourg Trade and Companies Register under number B 10700. European Depositary Bank SA was incorporated on 20 February 1973 under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and maintains its registered office at 3, Rue Gabriel Lippmann, L-5365 Munsbach. European Depositary Bank SA has a banking licence granted in accordance with the Luxembourg law of 5 April 1993 on the Financial Sector, as amended. It is registered on the official list of Luxembourg credit institutions and is subject as such to the supervision of the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF). European Depositary Bank SA is registered pursuant to the EU (Branch Disclosure) Regulations 1993 as having established a branch in London.
The Depositary's principal business is the provision of depositary services to collective investment schemes.