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|Founded||January 1, 1939|
|Headquarters||Jersey City, New Jersey, United States|
|Key people||Ron DeCicco, Chief Executive Officer
Brian Shea, Chairman
Pershing LLC is a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon, the oldest continuously operating bank in The United States, and one of the world's leading providers of securities services. Pershing has nearly $1 trillion in assets under administration. Its parent company, The Bank of New York Mellon, has more than $25 trillion in assets in custody.
The firm was founded on January 1, 1939, as Pershing & Company with $200,000 in capital. The firm's original senior partners were Van Burger, Sr., Ed Cohan, Lou Froehlich, Dave Foster, and its namesake — Warren "Jack" Pershing, the only son of celebrated World War I General of the Armies, John J. Pershing.