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Attract, Retain And Reward Your Top Talent Through Share Ownership

We've helped hundreds of businesses to design, launch and administer their share plans, putting employees at the heart every step of the way. Today we manage more than a million employee accounts for businesses of all sizes, from 30 employees to over 300,000. 

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From launch right through to maturity.

We get to know you and your aims so we can help you pick the right share plans for your organisation and your future ambitions.

  • UK & International Save As You Earn (SAYE) 
  • Share Incentive Plans 
  • Global Employee Share Purchase Plans 
  • Trustee Services 
  • Share Dealing 

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Managing plans for your top team.

Working with you to find new and innovative ways to structure, communicate and administer your UK and global plans.

  • Executive and Discretionary Share Plan Administration 
  • Share Dealing Services 
  • Offshore Trust Services 
  • Global Nominee Services 

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Streamlining share plan administration across countries.

Whether a public or private company, we provide robust and scalable technology so you can administer your share plans in-house.

  • Approved/Non-Approved Plans
  • Restricted Stock Plans
  • All-Employee Plans
  • Executive and Discretionary Plans

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A Global Reach With A Personal Touch

Our services are designed with flexibility in mind, ensuring your plans match your employee needs so we can deliver the very best take-up rates.

1 m+

employee accounts managed across the world


received every year in employee contributions 


of plan assets under management


countries we administer plans in


Bringing Share Plan Benefits To All Kier Employees

EQ was asked to work closely with Kier on the strategy to bring share plans to all employees, and the rollout of both high-tech and traditional solutions supported by consistent communications across a diverse workforce, many of whom are offline.

READ the case study

The Best In The Business

Our dedicated team ensures that we deliver the best possible service to our clients.

Ian Cox

Ian Cox

Ian Cox is managing director, share plan services at EQ, joining in 2014. Having spent his entire career in financial services, Ian has dedicated the last 17 to the share plans industry.


Jennifer Rudman

Jennifer has worked at EQ for 33 years, 21 years specialising in employee share plans. She is a member of a number of employee schemes working groups, liaising with HMRC and industry bodies.

Graham Bull

Graham Bull

Graham has worked in the share registration and Employee Share Plans industry for 28 years and is responsible for all aspects of employee share plan strategy and client support covering over one million accounts and £3 billion of assets.

Delivering For You And Your Employees 

We are on hand to support you and ensure the successful management of every aspect of your share plan, from launch right through to maturity.


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