Business expansion
Poludniowy; Malopolskie; Miasto Krakow
Location of affected unit(s)
Financial Services
Activities Auxiliary To Financial Services And Insurance Activities
Activities Auxiliary To Financial Services And Insurance Activities
66.1 - Activities auxiliary to financial services, except insurance and pension funding

600 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
9 May 2012
Employment effect (start)
9 May 2012
Foreseen end date
15 May 2015


On 9 May 2012, American provider of financial services for institutional investors State Street Corporation opened its second financial centre in Kraków and announced plans to create 600 new jobs within the next 3 years.

The company has been operating in Poland since 2007 and employs more than 1,000 people in the first Kraków office. State Street Corporation claims that the financial centres in Kraków are crucial for the global business strategy of the company.

State Street Corporation has offices in 26 countries and employs over 28,600 staff around the world. Its customers include mutual fund, collective investment funds, corporate and public pension funds, companies and non-profit organizations.


  • 9 May 2012: Rzeczpospolita ()


Eurofound (2012), State Street Corporation, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 73541, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/73541.