Now in its 14th year the Real Deals Private Equity Awards recognises the best of European Private Equity.

Ipes’ submission focused on the business’ growth and innovation during 2014. This included Ipes’ AIF Depositary service, launching a FATCA Tax Information Exchange solution designed specifically for Private Equity and Ipes’ AIFMD Reporting service.

Ipes Chief Executive Chris Merry says, “2014 was a very busy year for Ipes. Being shortlisted for this award is recognition of the achievements and effort of our team. In particular, Ipes’ Depositary service achieved stand out growth in 2014. We were appointed to service 10 of the 17 full scope Private Equity Managers in the UK by the application deadline of 22 July 2014*.”

The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony in London on 22 April 2015.

*(source: FCA website, 1 August 2014)