KeyCorp Subsidiary Moves to Ramp Up International Appeal

July 3, 2006 ( - The asset management arm of KeyCorp recently hired a five-person investment team from Fiduciary Global Advisors in an effort to beef up its international investment platform.

“We have a strong lineup of domestic equity, fixed income, money market and alternative strategies, and this seasoned, experienced group gives us a new international investment platform, This represents a major step in our strategic plan to meet the growing needs of our clients by adding investment strategies which have seen increasing demand in the marketplace” said Robert Wagner, CEO of Victory Capital Management, in a news release.

The senior member of the team is Margaret Lindsay, who just joined Victory as Chief Investment Officer for international equity strategies.

The Cleveland-based Victory Capital Management Inc. is a registered investment advisor with more than $58 billion assets under management as of March 31, 2006. For more information go to .

Cleveland-based KeyCorp is one of the nation’s largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of approximately $93 billion.